Highland County Sheriff’s Office
- 18 Years of Age When Applying
- High School Graduate/GED
- Valid Driver’s License
- Pass a Medical Examination and Drug Screen
- Completion of a Personal Background Investigation and Oral Interview
- Health, Dental, and Life Insurance Programs
- 80 Hours of Vacations after1 Year
- 80 Hours of Paid Holidays Per Year
- 120 Hours of sick Time Per Year
- Up to 24 Hours Personal Leave Per Year
- PERS Retirement Benefits
- Uniforms Provided
For Correction Officer positions, the steps in the selection process include the following:
Application review, criminal and traffic record checks, background investigation, oral interview
During the application process, sensitive or confidential aspects of your personal life may be investigated, and your professional and personal acquaintances interviewed.
Correction Officer Position Description
Processes inmates in/out of the Highland County Justice Center, maintaining all paperwork necessary to the process: verifies all court commitments, warrants to discharge& other orders of the court: schedules all inmate transportation between the Highland County Jail and other detention facilities: fingerprints inmates, photographs all incoming inmates, searches inmates according to established procedures segregating as necessary and assigning/admitting inmates to cell blocks. Supervises all inmates visually and or by closed circuit televisions in areas of the jail for their well-being & the security of the facility. Supervises trustees in their work assignments, administers medication, issues jail/bed clothing, provides commissary items administers to all other needs of inmates as may be required. Coordinates inmate movement inside and outside of the jail. Arranges for medical/dental appointments, court appearances, professional evaluations and any other required transportation.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
SALARY: STARTING $16.76, AFTER 6 MONTHS $17.88
SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL FOR 2ND AND 3RD SHIFT
Applications are available at Highland County OhioMeansJobs.