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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


Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Laterals in pay are considered on a case by case basis. Starting pay increases are common with prior experience and / or having the jail academy completed or eligible for out of state reciprocity.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • 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)
  • Job diversity w/13 different Pod settings
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
Other Qualifications
  • We sill send you to the Jail Academy in the first year of employment, it is not required to apply

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Written Exam
Other Notes
  • Preference given to higher education or experience
  • You will be paid to attend WI DOJ Jail Academy with in your first year, the WIDOJ Jail Academy is NOT needed to apply or prior to starting
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 Address

2684 Development Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
United States

Application Contact Phone
(920) 448-4204
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
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