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Jail/Corrections Officer

Door County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Sturgeon Bay
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

Under the general direction of the Sheriff, and/or his/her designee. The Shift Sergeant is the direct supervisor. This position is responsible for enforcing all state, county, and federal laws and regulations; investigates criminal activities; assists citizens; makes arrests; does criminal & process serving; completes routine public relations activities; performs various duties within the County Jail. Regular attendance and punctuality along with being prepared to commence work at designated work locations, on the assigned or scheduled days and hours is expected. Responsible for providing truthful and accurate written and verbal communications.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Door County may recognize an external hire's past law enforcement experience and skill sets for initial compensation and initial vacation schedule placement.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$26.00
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision Insurance
  • Three Personal Days
Number of Paid Holidays
8

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Good driving record
  • 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
    18
Other Qualifications
  • Successful completion of Correction Training Officer (CTO) training and evaluation program within the first (12) months of hire

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
Additional Education Information
60 College Credits/Associate Degree – Preferred

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
Other Notes
  • Complete the 5 essay questions as listed in the online posting
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Kayla Jennerjohn
Application Contact Title
Human Resources Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Door County Human Resources
Application Contact Address

421 Nebraska St
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(920) 746-2305
Email
Application Contact Email
kjennerjohn@co.door.wi.us
Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
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