Deputy Sheriff - Corrections
Franklin County Sheriff - Columbus, Ohio
- Application Deadline:
- Entry Level Salary:
- $42,619.00 annual
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office hires deputies with an initial assignment in Corrections. A deputy in Corrections is responsible for maintaining security and discipline of inmates; patrolling and monitoring floors, dorms, and recreation areas; receiving and releasing prisoners; securing prisoner property; preparing and maintaining reports; and performing other duties as assigned. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office operates under a para-military organizational structure. For more detailed information please visit our website - sheriff.franklincountyohio.gov/employment
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Columbus, Ohio, is a full service law enforcement agency, an arm of the courts, and the custodial keeper of those who break the law. It is the mission of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office to protect the lives and property of the citizens of Franklin County, to preserve the peace, and to prevent crime and disorder while constantly guarding personal liberties as prescribed by law. This must be done with honor and integrity, conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence.
- Age: : 18
- Education: : High School Diploma or GED
- Experience: : Preference is given to applicants with a bachelor's degree or associate's degree in law enforcement, or military or civilian corrections experience.
Minimum Qualifications At minimum, applicants must be 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED. All applicants have to pass a pre-employment exam, drug screen, polygraph, psychological exam and medical exam. Applicants are subject a background investigation which includes review of criminal records, driving records, credit, employment verifications and personal reference interviews. Preference is given to applicants with a bachelor's degree or associate's degree in law enforcement, or military or civilian corrections experience.