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Corrections Officer with the Saline County Sheriffs Office

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Job Description:

**Open until filled**

Wages are $23.30/hr at Step 1 to $29.25/hr at Step 20.

General Information:

Shifts are generally 6:00AM - 6:00PM or 6:00PM - 6:00AM. Work 24 hours one week, then 56 hours the next week with every other weekend off.
All Corrections Officer II and Corrections Officer III employees are required to become qualified on firearms. Training is provided as well as the firearm.
Extensive in-house training is provided to Sheriff's Office personnel in all aspects of law enforcement.

A summary of full-time benefits can be found here, under Benefits At-A Glance:

Due to the nature of positions in the Sheriff's Office, the selection process is fairly extensive. An applicant may be screened out at any step. Please keep in mind that no job offer will be made until all of the selection steps have been completed satisfactorily.

The steps are:

Records checks - Criminal
An on-line entry level Corrections Officer Test.
Tour of Jail facility.
Board interview. The board generally consists of three members. Each applicant is asked a standard list of questions.
Interview with the Sheriff.
Background investigation.
Police Profile Psychological Test. The testing takes approximately 3-4 hours to complete. You will be notified of the scheduled date and time if you qualify for police profile testing.
Post-offer Physical Capacity Profile Test, vision exam and drug screen. All job offers are contingent upon passing a strength test, vision exam and contingent upon testing drug free.

Job Duties
Provide correctional duties in the jail facility, supervise inmates housed in booking, operate video equipment, photograph and fingerprint inmates, process paperwork and maintain records, supervise inmate workers, record visitors and monitor visitation, perform jail checks and inmate counts, perform searches, maintain security for all outside security doors, monitor cameras and intercoms, administer over the counter medications, attend required training and perform miscellaneous law enforcement duties and testify in court cases.

Minimum Qualifications
1. Must be 18 years of age at time of hire.
2. Must have a High School diploma or the equivalent.
3. Must have good clerical skills.
4. No felony or domestic violence convictions including diversions and expungements.
5. Serious misdemeanor convictions will be evaluated including diversions and expungements.

TO APPLY: Please click the link at the bottom of this page listed under Contact Information.


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Saline County
300 W Ash
Salina KS 67401

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Job Link: Click HERE to Apply Online!!

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