Walton County Sheriff's Office - Vocational Instructor - Agriculture

Job Overview

Department Walton County Sheriff's Office
Job TitleVocational Instructor - Agriculture
Salary$35,797 to $51,172 annually (based on experience)
Deadline Oct 31, 2021 11:59 PM Eastern
Location Defuniak Springs , FL
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Job Title:                                Vocational Instructor - Agriculture

Pay Range:                            $35,797 to $51,172 annually (based on experience)

Closing Date:                        Open until filled



The Jail Support Bureau is advertising for the position of Vocational Work Crew Instructor to oversee the Jail Agriculture Program.  This is a NON-SWORN position. The Jail Agriculture Program instructs inmates in the planting, growing, and harvesting of fresh vegetables and the preparation, preservation, and distribution of those and other vegetables and items as required. 


Minimum Qualifications:

To be eligible for this position, applicants must possess the following qualifications:

  • Candidates must have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in agriculture or a related vocational area.
  • Candidates must possess a high school diploma.
  • Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Candidates must possess a valid Class A CDL license.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions.
  • Ability to deal with difficult individuals in a correctional setting.


Preference will be given to applicants with previous corrections experience.


As part of the selection process, applicants for consideration will be required to pass the following:

  • Oral Interview
  • Polygraph Examination
  • Background Check
  • 7-Panel Drug Screen


The Walton County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Walton County Sheriff's Office will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

Veterans are encouraged to apply. Pursuant to applicable state and federal law, preference and priority shall be given to certain service members and veterans (including spouses and family members of such service members and veterans), and certain service members may be eligible for waiver of post-secondary educational requirements as provided in Chapter 295, Florida Statutes. 

Please direct questions regarding this position to hr@waltonso.org

Jobs close at 11:59 PM (Eastern) on the deadline date specified, or when the position capacity has been met, or unless otherwise specified in the announcement. If the deadline date is not specified in the announcement, the agency has sole discretion on setting the deadline and jobs may close without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to thoroughly read and understand the deadline requirements and capacity limits as outlined by the agency.

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