Jail Officer

Jones County Sheriff

The Jones County Jail Administrator is now accepting applications for the position of jail officer. This is a Full-time position that includes the county benefit package. Starting pay $ 17.29 hour with continual step raises. Qualified applicants must be at least 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or equivalent; be able to work various hours Monday-Sunday and holidays; is of good moral character as determined by a thorough background investigation; is not by reason of conscience or belief opposed to the use of force, when appropriate or necessary to fulfill the person's duties; has the ability to perform the essential elements of the position as defined in department job specifications; able to follow jail policy and procedures; be able to read and write the English language; possess a valid driver’s license; computer knowledge preferred.

Applications may be picked up at the Jones County Sheriff's Office (basement of courthouse) OR downloaded off the Jones County Iowa website- www.jonescountyiowa.gov. Click Employment in the upper right hand corner of the opening page – select Jones County Employment Application on the next page. A completed application, resume and cover letter can be dropped off at the Jones County Sheriff's Office or may be mailed to:

Jones County Sheriffs Office
500 W Main St
Anamosa, IA 52205

Applications are required to be turned in to the Jones County Sheriff's Office by Friday, June 18, 2021, at 4:00pm – No exceptions. (E-mailed documents will not be accepted.)

** Position will not start any sooner than July 1, 2021 **


Jones County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Jail Officer

Jones County Sheriff

Application Instructions

A com p leted appl i cati on , resu m e an d cover l etter ca n be dro pped off at th e J on es Cou n ty Sheriff' s Offi ce or m ay be m a i l ed to: Jones Cou nty Sh eri ff s O ffi ce, 500 W Ma i n St, Ana m osa, I A 52205 .

A pp l icat ions are requ i red to be tu rned i n to the J on es Cou n ty Sh er i ff s Of fice by  Frida y. Ju ne  1 8. 202 1 . a t 4:00prn -    no exceptions.  (E-ma i l ed docu ments w i l l  not  be  accepted .)

To apply, please mail:

500 W Main St, Anamosa, I A 52205

Job ID: 75079

Posted 23 days ago

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