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LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
The Bedford County Correctional Facility is accepting applications for several open LPN positions. The Bedford County Correctional Facility presents a challenging and fast-paced work environment where you will apply hands-on assessments and clinical nursing skills on a day-to-day basis.

You will be tasked with being involved in healthcare emergencies, physical health assessments, initial screenings, medication distribution, nurse sick call, and chronic care clinics. You will also assist physicians, psychiatrists, and dentists.

Some of the duties and responsibilities will include: 
  • maintaining confidentiality of all correctional facility related information
  • identify problems, make recommendations, and assist in developing solutions to resolve healthcare concerns. 
  • encourage the mission and goals of the Correctional Facility
  • Medical care of inmates/patients as a top priority
  • restock supplies
  • keep exam rooms clean
  • perform laboratory draws and in-house testing per correctional facility policy, standard precautions, and per recommended guidelines. 
Bedford County is a great place to work with exceptional medical benefits including basic healthcare and basic vision ($10.00 per month for single coverage for non-union employees). Non-union employees may also be eligible for Bedford County's Student Loan Reimbursement Program which offers up to $200.00 a month towards student loans.

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and any other supporting documentation to the Director of Human Resources at mbollman@bedfordcountypa.org. 


Correctional Officer
The Bedford County Correctional Facility is accepting applications for several open Correctional Officer positions. The Bedford County Correctional Facility presents a challenging and fast-paced work environment where your primary responsibility will be the care, custody, and control of inmates within the correctional facility. 

You will be tasked with the care, custody, and control of inmates. 

Some of the duties and responsibilities will include: 
  • supervise and record movement and daily activity of inmates in assigned areas
  • perform various activities to preserve the security of all persons in the prison (cell searches, body searches, etc.). 
  • Provides back-up security efforts to other correctional personnel. 
  • monitors visits, church services, treatment programs, and all other inmate activity; 
  • provide minor medical assistance as required; 
  • counsel inmates on personal and institutional problems; 
  • monitor the activities within inmate areas; 
  • Transport and escort inmates to and from medical appointments as required; 
  • perform other duties as required to ensure smooth operations of the department
Bedford County is a great place to work with exceptional medical benefits including basic healthcare and basic vision ($10.00 per month for single coverage for non-union employees). Non-union employees may also be eligible for Bedford County's Student Loan Reimbursement Program which offers up to $200.00 a month towards student loans.

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and any other supporting documentation to the Director of Human Resources at mbollman@bedfordcountypa.org.

Telecommunicator 
The Bedford County 911 Center is seeking a full time and a part time Telecommunicator.  Starting wage is $11.70 per hour, 6 months on the job training, $12.84 once trained, able to work all shifts 24/7, weekends and holidays. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, references, and a signed job description to Karen Waybright by email at kwaybright@bedfordcountypa.org or by mail to Bedford County 911, Attention to Karen Waybright, 200 South Juliana Street Bedford, PA 15522 by 4:30 p.m. on January 8, 2021. 

Bedford County is a great place to work with exceptional medical benefits including basic healthcare and basic vision ($10.00 per month for single coverage for non-union employees). Non-union employees may also be eligible for Bedford County's Student Loan Reimbursement Program which offers up to $200.00 a month towards student loans.

Clerk Typist I - Judge Bingham - Bedford, PA
Bedford County’s Magisterial District Court Judge Bingham has an opening for a Clerk Typist I. This is a fulltime position with benefits and paid holidays. The minimum hourly rate is $10.00 per hour, 35 hours per week.

 The requirements for this position are knowledge of office terminology, procedures, and equipment; the ability to perform legal writing and case management; and the ability to follow oral and written direction.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • typing forms, letters, legal orders, affidavits, contracts, records, etc.
  • Sorts, records, and files documents
  • Open, process, and route daily mail
  • Log and file correspondence, memoranda, reports, etc.
  • Act as a receptionist
  • Maintain clerical-account records
  • Advise the public on department forms and processes
  • Receive payments, issues receipts, and makes deposits for licenses, fines, and other bills.
  • Prepares Court notices and Court lists
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Anyone interested should submit a resume and cover letter to the Court Administrator, Mary Wilt at mwilt@bedfordcountypa.org or via inter office mail.


Bedford County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and affords Equal Opportunity to all employee and applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, handicap, veteran status, political affiliation or any other legally protected classification.