Welcome to the official website for Comanche County Government. Here you will find information on many programs and services, as well as subjects of interest to residents and visitors. We are here to offer assistance in making Comanche County a great place to live, work and play.
Comanche County Juvenile Bureau of the District Court
The Citizens Advisory Committee for the Comanche County Juvenile Bureau of the District Court is accepting applications for the position of Juvenile Bureau Director. The Director serves as the chief administrative officer of the Juvenile Bureau and the Comanche County Regional Juvenile Detention Center. The Director is appointed by and reports to the Juvenile Court Judge under the general administrative authority of the Presiding Judge.
Applicants should meet the following minimum qualifications:
The Director shall be a person over the age of thirty (30) years, of good character, qualified in social work, and familiar with the problems of juvenile delinquency and dependency. (10A O.S. § 2-4-102)
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s degree in the behavioral sciences, criminal justice administration or related field and four (4) years of progressive and varied professional managerial or administrative experience in juvenile justice, corrections, public administration, social work, probation or parole or personnel administration, or
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in the behavioral sciences, criminal justice administration or related field and six (6) years of progressive and varied professional managerial or administrative experience in juvenile justice, corrections, public administration, social work, probation or parole or personal administration.
An ability to establish effective interpersonal relationships; a firm conviction of the dignity and value of the individual; a belief in the capacity of people to change; intellectual depth; a commitment to continued professional growth and training; sound judgment; emotional maturity; attention to detail; flexibility, initiative and personal integrity. An ability to provide effective leadership to a diverse staff and the community at large in the area of juvenile justice.
Job Description available at the Comanche County Juvenile Bureau
Application, resume, college transcript & two (2) professional letters of recommendations should be submitted to the Chairman, Citizens Advisory Committee c/o Comanche County Juvenile Bureau, 315 SW 5th Street, Room 200, Lawton, Oklahoma 73501 no later than noon on Wednesday, February 1, 2017.
Applications may be obtained at the Comanche County Juvenile Bureau.
Submitting an application packet does not guarantee an interview.
Applicants will be subjected to an extensive background check.
The Comanche County Juvenile Bureau is an equal opportunity employer.
315 SW 5th Street, Room 200, Lawton, Oklahoma 73501
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Closure
The Comanche County Courthouse will be closed on Monday, January 16th, 2017, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Plan your business with the courthouse accordingly. The Commissioners' and Facilities Authority meetings will take place on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017, at 9:00am in the Commissioners' Meeting Room.
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