Chippewa County is currently seeking candidates for Jailer positions within the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department. This position is responsible for supervising inmates of the Chippewa County Jail while assuring a safe, secure, and sanitary environment. 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.
Minimum Qualifications: A High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Two (2) years of previous corrections / jail experience and/or 60 college credits is preferred. If not currently certified, the 200-hour basic Jail Officers Certification must be obtained within one year of hire (tuition and wages while attending the school are paid by Chippewa County). A valid driver’s license is required. Visit www.co.chippewa.wi.us and select “Career Opportunities” to view the full position description and other job requirements.
Starting Wage: $22.50 per hour – OR – $24.30 per hour with two (2) or more years qualified experience. Maximum Wage: $30.38 per hour
Benefits: Health insurance offered through AmeriBen (Anthem BluePreferred Network) is a high deductible plan ($2,000 for an individual and $4,000 for a family) with $0 premiums! Wisconsin Retirement System pension! Dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending, critical illness, 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 Tuesday, August 9th 2022 at 4:30 PM. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.
Deadline Note: 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 Tuesday, August 9th 2022 at 4:30 PM. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.