April 11th, 2017 / John Lee / Comments Off on FULL TIME JAIL OFFICER POSITION

April 11, 2017

C-Criminal Background CheckApplication for Employment Jail Officer 04-10-17



April 10, 2017

The Dearborn County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Jail Officer.

Applicants will be required to submit to a background investigation, physical fitness testing, interview, drug testing and other procedures that may be deemed appropriate.

Applications and the Authorization and Release for Criminal Background Check forms can be obtained from http://www.dearborncountysheriff.org/employment

Resumes will be accepted only if accompanied by a completed application and a completed background check form. Deadline for all applications and resumes is April 18, 2017.   

The starting annual salary is $28,991.00 with an hourly rate of $13.94. Salary increases are possible if required performance and training requirements are met.  Benefits are also included.


Minimum requirements:

  • Must be a resident citizen of the United States
  • Must be at least 21 years old to apply
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED certificate
  • Cannot have a felony conviction
  • Cannot have a misdemeanor conviction involving domestic violence
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Cannot have been dishonorably discharged from the military
  • Must pass a physical agility test
  • Must pass a mandatory drug screening test
  • Must successfully complete jail officer training within a year of appointment date. Dearborn County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer.