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Jail/Corrections Officer

Jackson County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Black River Falls
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications to fill current full-time male and female Corrections Officer vacancies. Positions are responsible for guarding inmates in the penal institution in accordance with established policies, regulations, and procedures. This is a non-sworn position without arrest powers. EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, post-secondary course work and/or knowledge of public safety and security is preferred. Must possess a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. 2022 Wage Range: $21.35 - $24.40 per hour and would be night shift; 6:00 pm - 6:00 am. Full-time position includes excellent County benefit package and State retirement plan.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$21.35
-
Salary Maximum
$24.40
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund

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
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
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
Susie Meinerz
Application Contact Title
HR Director
Application Contact Agency
Jackson County
Application Contact Address

307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 284-0215
Email
Application Contact Email
susie.meinerz@jacksoncountywi.gov
Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
Resume
Agency Application
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