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Correctional Officer Job - McLean County Sheriff - Bloomington, Illinois




July 16, 2014

McLean County Sheriff

Position Title: Correctional Officer
Position Type: Civilian
Closing Date: 9/3/2014
Job Description

Correctional Officers  are responsible for the saftey and security of the incarcerated population as well as the security of the facility. 

 The current starting salary is $36,701 plus overtime available with liberal benefits including; Uniforms, $40 monthly uniform maintenance, minimum 3 weeks time-off annually, IMRF Retirement Plan, Health, Vision and Dental insurance available. Note: The starting salary will be adjusted upon settlement of the newest collective bargaining agreement.

Additional Information

Applications for the position of Correctional Officer may be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office starting July 14th through September 2nd, 2014 between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM.

The Sheriff's Office is located at:
The McLean County Law and Justice Center
104 W. Front Street
Bloomington Illinois, 61701

MANDATORY ORIENTATION and TESTING will be held on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014, in the EMA Operations Room which is located in the basement of the Law and Justice Center. Check-in begins at 5:00 p.m., Orientation begins promptly at 5:30p.m. Upon conclusion, the Written Test will be administered.

For questions, call (309)-888-5034 and ask for Chief Deputy Thomas

APPLICATIONS AND ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE BROUGHT WITH YOU THE NIGHT OF ORIENTATION. YOU MUST INCLUDE ALL PAST EMPLOYERS ON THE APPLICATION, PRINT EXTRA EMPLOYMENT PAGES IF NECESSARY.

Incomplete applications (or applications without all the required documentation) will not be accepted.

Thank you for your interest in our Department.
Sincerely,
Mike Emery
McLean County Sheriff 

Job Requirements
  • Age 21 years old by the date of testing.
  • Education High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience None Required
  • Additional Requirement :

    Online application forms are available at: www.mcleancountyil.gov  

  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $36,701   annual

    Contact Information

    Rusty  Thomas
    rusty.thomas@mcleancountyil.gov
    McLean County Sheriff
    104 W. Front St.
    Bloomington, Illinois 61701
    ph: (309)888-5034