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Corrections Officer Eligibility List
Title:Corrections Officer Eligibility List
Deadline:Deadline date:
Recruitment ends at 4:30 p.m. :04/16/2018
Job Type:Full time
Hours per week:40 hours/week
Salary Range:$19.93/hour
Do you have the desire to work in law enforcement? Portage County is establishing a list for Corrections Officers where candidates would be hired as vacancies occur. This may be your chance to work in the Portage County jail serving inmates and the public.

***Applicants must either have a test on file with the Badger State Sheriff’s Association testing site located at: Check this website for test dates and locations.
Test with Portage County using the Wisconsin Personnel Partners test- candidates will be invited to this test which will be scheduled for May 5, 2018.

The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m., Monday, April 16, 2018.

This is a brief description of the job duties:

Maintain security and general operation of the jail as well as transporting prisoners to and from correctional facilities, courts and medical/dental facilities.

These are the skills we are seeking:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Associate Degree in Criminal Justice preferred.

Completion of basic jailer school or grandfathered by Wisconsin Training and Standards board preferred.

Prior corrections experience preferred.