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The Montana Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking a Sr. Public Safety Loss Control Specialist for its property and liability (PCT) and workers’ compensation (WCT) public entity risk sharing pools. The primary focus of this position is to develop and administer the loss prevention program for member law enforcement agencies in the PCT and WCT. The position will coordinate internal and external program resources, including working with the Montana Sheriff’s and Peace Officers Association and other agencies serving the Montana law enforcement community. This position evaluates the effectiveness of the PCT and WCT loss prevention programs for law enforcement and recommends risk management responses to emerging law enforcement trends. Position must show demonstrable results within two (2) year contract term.

This position may also review and evaluate other potential loss exposures for the PCT and the WCT members. This position has extensive contacts with MACo members, local government employees, governing boards, and the public.

Successful applicants should have:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree preferred and/or at least 5 years’ experience in law enforcement, investigation and/or training.
  • Experience in the management or oversight of county operated detention facilities.
  • Demonstrate competency using Word, Excel and PowerPoint software.

Any equivalent education, experience, and/or training which provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the required essential functions of the position will be considered.

The starting annual salary is $64,700 to $73,500 depending on qualifications and experience, with consideration of an increase following successful completion of a 6-month probationary period. MACo offers a generous benefit package including health insurance (including dental and vision), 401k retirement contribution, vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay.

Extensive travel (over 750 miles per month) is required a minimum of sixty to seventy percent of the time to attend meetings, training, and conferences.

The full position description is linked above.

To apply, send a letter of interest and resume to:

McKenzie McCarthy

Position will remain open until filled by a qualified applicant.

Applications received by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018, will be given preference for initial screening.

MACo is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable ADA accommodations will be made.