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Jail/Corrections Officer

Vilas County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Eagle River
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening
Full-Time
Part-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

As a Corrections Officer, you will be responsible for the safety and supervision of inmates such as conducting physical checks, monitor activity and documentation of those activities. Complete booking records and enter information into the computer system. Maintain records of inmates.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$18.00
-
Salary Maximum
$21.64
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Correctional Officer Opening **Effective 8/26/2020, Vilas County is offering a signing bonus of up to $3000 (gross), payable to a newly hired Correctional Officer within 30 days of their first day of actual employment.
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Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    19

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Vision Examination
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Bill Weiss
Application Contact Title
Jail Administrator
Application Contact Agency
Vilas County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

330 Court St
Eagle River, WI 54521
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 479-0604
Email
Application Contact Email
wiweis@vilascountywi.gov

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
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