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Jail/Corrections Officer

Brown County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Green Bay
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

See Tab in Application Link. Click these for more information about the BRSO Jail…… Pay listed is as of 1/1/2023

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Laterals in pay are considered on case by case basis. Pay increases are typical if coming with prior experience and/or have the jail academy completed.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • No residency required
  • Hire date Anniversary pay raises for first 3 years + years 5-7
  • Specialty teams w/extra pay
  • 8 and 12 hour shifts (5/2 5/3 or 2/2/3)
  • 13 different Pods and classifications
Number of Paid Holidays


  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • 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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
Additional Education Information
Preference given to higher education and prior experience

You will be paid to attend the WI DOJ Jail academy w/in your first year, it is NOT needed to apply or prior to starting.


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological 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
Capt Jody Lemmens
Application Contact Agency
Brown County SO
Application Contact Address

2684 Development Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
United States

Application Contact Phone
(920) 448-4204

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
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