Career Opportunities

Current Openings: The Blaine County Sheriff is now hiring a Ketchum Police Administrative Assistant, a non-certified clerical position, whose primary responsibility is to provide administrative support for the Ketchum Police Chief, Ketchum Police Division, and Command Staff of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office. Applicant must be detail oriented with excellent computer, organization and communication skills. This position is full time/40 hours a week Monday-Friday.  Starting wage is $18.65 - $23.93 per hour DOE. GREAT BENEFITS; Good Character and clean background required. EOE

Job Summary and Application for Employment is available below. 

Ketchum Administrative Assistant Opening Information

Contact Holly Carter @ (208)788-5536 or 


Compensation includes full benefits with:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Persi Retirement
  • Deputy Laterals DOE
  • Deputy Shift Differentials and Specialty Pay

Applicants should possess superior communication skills, unimpeachable integrity, and a strong commitment to public service and the community that we serve. Experience preferred but not required. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All candidates will be required to successfully complete a written application, interviews and a background investigation. 

Deputy Candidates are also required to successfully complete physical fitness testing, a written basic skills test, polygraph, medical, vision, and hearing testing.

Control Applicants are also required to pass a computer skills test and polygraph.

Application Documents

More Information

If you have any additional questions about our hiring process contact our Hiring Coordinator Holly Carter at 208-788-5536 or email Holly Carter or email the Sheriff's Department.

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