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Current Job Openings will be posted on the Montana state employment website whenever they become available:



*DISPATCH/CONTROL OFFICER: Starting pay $19.52 per hour

Brief Job Description:

Dispatch and communicate with all emergency service agencies, as Public Safety answering point for Broadwater County. Maintains the 911 & Detention Facility Control Center. Handles all communications coming into the BCSO. Meets the public, handles and makes referral of all calls. Has responsibility for surveillance and movement within the detention facility. This position requires a very high degree of professionalism and confidentiality. You must be able to multi-task and perform under stress. Schedule is 12 hour shifts with 24/7 coverage. Great Benefit package, Vacation, Sick, Personal Day, Health Vision and Dental Insurance. 20 year Retirement and uniform allowance after a year of service.


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Job closes on September 15th,22 at 5pm. Please have a POST application, cover letter and resume turned in by that time.


If you have questions, please contact Undersheriff Brandon Harris at 406-266-3441. You can get a POST application from Dispatch or online below.



Employment Application can be Downloaded HERE


PLEASE NOTE:  Emailed applications may not transmit successfully.
The recommended methods to submit all application materials are to:
Mail all completed application materials to:
Broadwater County Sheriff's Office
ATTN: Undersheriff Brandon Harris
519 Broadway St
Townsend, MT  59644
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Deliver them in person to the address above.




Broadwater County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Broadwater County does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or marital status.
Crime Tip Hotline  406-266-3441 or submit via Email