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Knox County Sheriff's Office: Jail Cook
Updated 7/8/17

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a Full-time cook to carry out the daily operations of the jail kitchen including menu planning and food preparation. The cook staff is also required to assist with laundry services.

Applicants must be 21 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent; ability to comprehend written directions and perform basic mathematical calculations; reliable transportation; and the ability to pass a thorough criminal background check including a polygraph test. Regular and punctual attendance is required.

Interested persons must complete an application and send it to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office at 11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon 43050.

This position will be posted until filled.

Position Description


Updated 10/8/17

There is an opening for a Social Services Worker 2 in the Ongoing Unit of the Children Services Division of the Knox County Department of Job & Family Services. This is a full-time, regular, bargaining unit position and starting salary is $16.66 per hour. The minimum qualifications are as follows: 1) a bachelor’s degree in human services-related studies, or; 2) a bachelor’s degree in any field and have been employed for at least two years in a human services occupation, or; 3) an associate’s degree in human services-related studies, or; 4) been employed for at least five years in a human service-related occupation. For employment to continue, a person described in Option 2, 3, or 4 must obtain a job-related bachelor’s degree not later than five years after the date of employment with the agency commences. Mandatory training hours required after hire and during continued employment. Applicant must also have a valid driver’s license.

Please indicate your interest in this position by submitting your resume and cover letter to Courtney L. Lower, Human Resources Administrator, at courtney.lower@jfs.ohio.gov. This position will remain open until filled.

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