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Jail/Corrections Officer

Taylor County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Medford
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

Applications are being accepted for full-time positions that offer an excellent benefit package and starting wage of $20.07 per hour to Jailer/Dispatchers at the Taylor County Sheriff’s office. Applications will be accepted until our needs are met. 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. Applicant must be a high school graduate or GED equivalent. Consideration will be given for prior law enforcement experience. Applicants will be subject to a medical examination, drug screening and background investigation.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$20.07
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
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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 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

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
Linda Daniels
Application Contact Title
Confidential Human Resources Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Taylor County
Application Contact Address

224 South Second Street
Medford, WI 54451
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 748-1401
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(715) 748-1405
Email
Application Contact Email
linda.daniels@co.taylor.wi.us
Website
Application Contact Website

Submit:

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