Chippewa County is currently seeking a candidate for a Jail Sergeant position within the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department. The job duties of the Jail Sergeant include but are not limited to provide direction and basic supervision of the jail work force and inmate population. Supervises inmates and all jail staff in the custody, care, and transportation of inmates at the County Jail during assigned shift. Work involves supervision of the daily operation of an assigned area on an assigned shift and training of Jail Deputies.
Minimum Qualifications: A minimum of 60 college credits from an accredited college as defined by the U.S. Department of Education is required. Must be Jail Certified in the State of Wisconsin. Out of state considerations will be considered. Must have a minimum of two (2) years of Chippewa County Jailer experience or three (3) years of Jail or Corrections experience from an outside agency. WI Law Enforcement Standard Board (LESB) certification preferred. A valid driver’s license is required. Visit www.co.chippewa.wi.us to view the full position description and other job requirements.
Starting Wage: $25.50 – $27.54 per hour depending on qualifications plus an excellent fringe benefit package. Maximum Wage: $34.43 per hour.
Benefits: Health insurance options offered through Security Health Plan include a high deductible plan option ($2,000 for an individual and $4,000 for a family) with $0 premiums! Wisconsin Retirement System pension! Dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending, accident insurance and disability insurance offered. Generous PTO program of 7.09 hours of PTO earned bi-weekly. For more information on Chippewa County’s benefits visit our website at https://www.co.chippewa.wi.us/government/administration/human-resources-division/employee-benefits.
Applications will only be accepted through the online application process at www.co.chippewa.wi.us under Career Opportunities. Applications must be submitted electronically by Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.