Skip to main content

Jail/Corrections Officer

Chippewa County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Chippewa Falls
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

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


Position Responsibilities

Chippewa County is currently accepting applications for Jailer positions within the Sheriff’s Department. This Eligibility List is being established to fill current and future vacancies and is open to both male and female applicants. This position is responsible for supervising inmates of the Chippewa County Jail while assuring a safe, secure, and sanitary environment in accordance with established procedures and guidelines under the general direction of the Jail Sergeants and Jail Lieutenant. Qualified candidates will have the ability to manage, direct and command people in a respectful and effective manner as well as a demonstrated history of being able to think and act quickly, accurately and calmly under time constraints and in difficult or emergency situations.


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


  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending
  • Accident Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Short term disability
  • Long term disability


  • 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 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
60 college credits / Associate's degree


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

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Kathy Zawacki
Application Contact Title
Human Resources Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Chippewa County
Application Contact Address

711 N. Bridge Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 726-7969
Application Contact Fax
(715) 726-4585

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
Deputy Sheriff
Dodge County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time
Police Officer
Weyauwega Police Dept - Part-Time
Police Officer
Cottage Grove Police Dept - Full-Time
Police Officer
Maple Bluff Police Dept - Part-Time
Police Officer
UW - River Falls Police Department - Full-Time

Recent Job Postings

Police Officer
Omro Police Dept - Full-Time
Jail/Corrections Officer
Adams County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time
Marinette County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time
Police Officer
Menomonee Falls Police Dept - Full-Time
Police Officer
Hayward Police Dept - Full-Time
View All Employment Opportunities