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Fort Smith Courthouse
35 So. 6th, Room G5
Fort Smith, AR 72901

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Ph: 479.783.6139

Employment Opportunities

Building Maintenance Tech
ADC/JDC Maintenance
Salary Range:  $29,699 - $30,293
Full Time
Posted: 10/23/2019

Applicants may apply at:

Department of Workforce Services
616 Garrison, Room 101
Fort Smith, Arkansas


All applications must be returned to Human Resources or E-mail to

Employee will be responsible for the maintenance and mechanical systems of both the Adult and Juvenile Detention Centers. Must have experience with plumbing, electrical, mechanical system maintenance and repair. Employee will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of various mechanical systems, plumbing, electrical, heat and air systems. Employee is also responsible for the upkeep of the ADC and JDC grounds such as keeping debris off sidewalks ect. Duties are performed under limited supervision.

Minimum Entry Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Two years of general maintenance and repairs
  • Knowledge of and use of a multitude of small tools
  • Knowledge of air conditioners and heating, light carpentry experience, general electrical and plumbing is required.
  • Basic computer skills.


Veterans Service Officer
Sebastian County Veterans Service Office
Salary Range:  $35,568 - $37,747
Posted: 11/14/2019 (Open but may be closed anytime after 11/20/2019)


  • Applicant must be an honorably discharged veteran of the Armed Forces of the United States, or the spouse or surviving spouse of an honorably discharged veteran who served during a period of armed conflict
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years service in the public sector or 2 years military service
  • Must be able to meet State standards established for Veterans Service officers


  • Interview, advise and assist veterans and dependents in presenting claims for disability compensation, death or injury insurance, pensions, education, rehabilitation training, medical care, home loans, debts/waivers and other claims to which they may be entitled to under Federal, State or local laws.
  • Maintain extensive and accurate knowledge of all laws and regulations pertinent to the administration of veterans benefits.
  • Counsel clients concerning actions and procedures in the prosecution of claims as well as other social services.
  • Reports to County Judge and oversees the operations of the Sebastian County Veterans Office to include supervision of two Deputy Service Officers and a receptionist.
  • Maintains close contact with Social Security, State and Regional Veterans Organizations, local employment offices and area social service offices.

How to Apply:  Applicant must send a cover letter describing why they are interested in this position and why they feel they should be considered for the position, along with a copy of their resume. 

Send to: 

Office of County Judge
35 South 6th Street, Room 106
Fort Smith, AR  72901

or email to

Custodian (1st shift)
Courts Building
Salary Range:  $20,312-$22,622
Full Time

Applicant must apply in person at:

Sebastian County Human Resources
35 South 6th Street, Room G5
Fort Smith, Arkansas


Department of Workforce Services
616 Garrison, Room 101
Fort Smith Arkansas

Summary:  Responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the county's buildings and grounds.  Must prioritize when and how to complete tasks individually, as well as communicating with their co-workers and supervisor.

Minimum Entry Qualifications: 

  • High School Degree plus 6 months related experience and/or training
  • Must be able to handle constant standing, walking, use of arms/hands, kneeling, and at times climbing.
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and push 100+ pounds on wheels
  • Ability to work accurately with detail and meet deadlines




Fort Smith Court House
35 South 6 St.
Fort Smith, AR

Justice Building
901 South B St.
Fort Smith, AR

Greenwood Courthouse
11 Town Square
Greenwood, AR 72936

Sheriff Department
800 South A Street
Fort Smith, AR  72901


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