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Jail/Corrections Officer

Taylor County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

ONGOING RECRUITMENT JAILER/DISPATCHER TAYLOR COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Starting Salary: $21.61 Excellent fringe benefits to include participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System with 6.5% County Match The individual in this position performs a variety of duties, either involving the care and custody of prisoners confined to the Taylor County Jail or the operation of the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office Communication Center, including the 911 system. The position is non-sworn and without powers of arrest. Consideration will be given for prior law enforcement experience. Applicants will be subject to a medical examination, drug screening and background investigation. A completed Taylor County [Law Enforcement Deputy or Jailer/Dispatcher] application is required to be considered for this position. An electronic and printable application is available at Applications will be accepted until our needs are met by: Human Resource Manager Taylor County Courthouse 224 S. 2nd Street Medford, WI 54451 E-mail: AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Salary Minimum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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 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

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
Additional Education Information


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
Other Notes
  • Please submit application labeled Sheriff's Office only, not general.
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
Linda Daniels
Application Contact Title
Confidential Human Resource Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Taylor County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

224 South Second Street
Medford, WI 54451
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 748-1401
Application Contact Fax
(715) 748-1405
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website


Application Requirements
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