Corrections Officer – Sheriff’s Office
***Pay starting at $22.30 per hour
Oneida County is accepting applications to fill vacancies and establish an ongoing eligibility list for full-time Corrections Officers with the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office. Position includes an excellent benefit package including enrollment in the Wisconsin Retirement System, health, dental and vision insurance, short-term disability coverage and generous PTO (Paid Time Off) with the ability to carry over unused hours into future years. Position starts at $22.30/hour with potential for performance and cost of living increases.
Qualified applicants must have a High School degree or equivalent; knowledge of computers; keep accurate records and make detailed reports; good verbal and written communication skills; basic math skills; have a valid WI driver’s license; make good independent decisions based on practices, rules and procedures. Knowledge of rules, regulations and state statutes regarding housing of prisoners as well as State Certification as a Corrections Officer is preferred, however, employer is willing to pay employee wages and certification costs while the employee obtains certification as a Corrections Officer. No previous experience is required.
Successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen, medical exam, psychological assessment, background check and oral interview.
Complete job description and required Sheriff’s Office application is available at www.co.oneida.wi.us. Applications must be fully completed, signed and either emailed to [email protected] or mailed to Oneida County LRES (Personnel), P.O. Box 400, Courthouse, 1 S. Oneida Ave., Rhinelander, WI 54501.
Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.