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Jail/Corrections Officer

Forest County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

*No experience needed; we offer on the job training* Must be age 18 or older, no felony convictions, have a high school diploma or GED, and have a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. 40 Hours of Vacation after 90 days, Pay Wage and Vacation time increases with longevity. Benefits include: Wisconsin Retirement Fund, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Sick Leave, Vacation Time, 9 Paid Holidays, Uniform Allowance, and Deferred Compensation.


Salary Minimum
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
  • $20.51/hr. and 80 hours of Vacation and a $900.00 Clothing Allowance after 1 year of employment, and a progressive pay scale.
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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
  • 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
APPLY: Application and background packet available at the Forest County Sheriff’s Office or Submit Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Form DJ-LE-330 Application.
Email applications to: or
Or Mail applications to: Chief Deputy Alex Walrath
Forest County Sheriff’s Office
100 South Park Avenue
Crandon WI 54520

Applications are available on Wilenet or at the Forest County Sheriff’s Office.
All questions on the application must be completed, including Section 6 - Questions A, B & C. Please supply your social security number on the application.


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Jennifer McLean
Application Contact Title
Executive Administration
Application Contact Agency
Forest County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

100 S Park Avenue
Crandon, WI 54520
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 478-3331 3
Application Contact Fax
(715) 478-3535
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
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