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Employment

 

Testing for Correctional Officers

 

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications until February 28, 2020 @ 4:00PM. Excellent benefits include health, dental, & life insurance for employee, paid vacation, furnished uniforms. Starting salary $41,683.20 with anniversary and contractual raises, and IMRF pension. Applications and additional information may be obtained from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office Monday-Friday, 8AM – 4:30PM or by calling 309-937-3940, or download an application from: henrycty.com (Sheriff’s Office, then to Employment). Applicants must be 21 y.o.a. or 20 y.o.a. and have 2 years of fulltime law enforcement studies at an accredited college or university, and possess a valid Driver’s License and a high school diploma or equivalent. Henry County is an E.O.E.

 

Applications Due:    Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 4:00pm

 

Testing Date:       Wednesday, March 18, 2020 @ 6:00pm

 

Location:   @ Henry County Courthouse

                      307 West Center Street, Cambridge, IL 61238

                      upon arrival-will be told the test location

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION

Correction Officer

-Must have a Valid Drivers License

-Must sign three year employment contract

-Complete & pass written test, oral interview, psychological, medical, physical tests &           

  background investigation

-Starting Salary  $41,683.20

-Uniforms furnished

-Must be available to go to schooling which is provided by Henry County

- Life & Health insurance provided for employee (family insurance available @ cost to employee)

-Assist the public (in person & over the phone)

-Report writing

-Transport / Supervise inmates

-Required to do other necessary departmental tasks

-Be either 21 y.o.a. or 20 y.o.a. and have two years of full-time law enforcement studies at an accredited college or university

-Be able to present a positive and professional image on and off the job

-Agility test may be given at a later date

 

       

To print a copy of the application click here