Sheriff Maintenance Worker, Full-Time

County of Sheridan
Job Description

Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office

Open Position:  Sheriff Maintenance Worker, Full-Time

Rate of Pay:  $37,110.00 to $40,926.00 DOE, Grade 14

Benefits:  Wyoming Retirement System, Health Ins, Dental Ins, Life Ins, Vacation and Sick Leave, Paid Holidays

Position Description:  This position participates in the maintenance of the County Detention Center.


  • Diagnoses and repairs electronic security system malfunctions.
  • Maintains, adjusts, and replaces locks.
  • Repairs plumbing systems.
  • Maintains sliding cell doors.
  • Maintains maintenance log.
  • Replaces night lights/bulbs throughout the facility.
  • Cleans and disinfects.
  • Paints interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Purchases necessary tools and supplies.
  • Maintains kitchen equipment.
  • Coordinates, supervises and requests bids from outside contractors.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of building maintenance.
  • Knowledge of plumbing, electrical, construction, and mechanical repair and maintenance procedures.
  • Knowledge of detention center maintenance procedures.
  • Skill in prioritizing and organizing work.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.


  • Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Wyoming for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

For additional information please contact Human Resources at 307-675-2912.

SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO: or 224 South Main St Suite B-1, Sheridan WY 82801

This position will remain open until April 3, 2020 at 5pm

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