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Job Title: Corrections Officer Entry Level
Hiring Organization: Lewis County Sheriff's Office
Salary Range: $3302 to $4074 per month
Closing Date: 12/24/2014
Job Location: Washington


Classification: Corrections Officer - Entry Level

The Lewis County Sheriff's Office is currently hiring for Entry Level Corrections Officer. The department will build an on-going eligibility list.

Salary Information: Base salary ranges from $3,302 (Step I) to $4,074 (Step IV), yearly step increases to year four, education incentive, longevity, and specialty pay depending on assignment. A lateral candidate will be placed at a salary step commensurate with his/her qualifications and experience

Benefit Information: Employer contributes $1,138 toward medical, dental, vision plan premiums, paid vacation and sick time, eleven paid holidays, deferred comp available.

Contact Information:
Carrie Breen
Support Technician

Agency Information: The Lewis County Sheriff's Office (LCSO) is a professional and progressive full-service law enforcement agency for the unincorporated region of Lewis County. The agency is organized into three Bureaus: Operations, Corrections, and Services that are overseen by the Sheriff's Administrative Staff. Relative to other Sheriff's Offices in the state, LCSO is an average-sized agency of 110 employees comprised of Deputies, Corrections Officers, Support Staff and Administrative Staff. Numerous career opportunities exist, to include specialty positions within the Operations and Corrections Bureaus.

County Information: Lewis County is situated in southwest Washington with the largest cities of Centralia and Chehalis located in the western part of the county, halfway between Seattle and Portland. Neighboring counties are Thurston to the north, Cowlitz to the south, Pacific to the west and Yakima to the east. Lewis County offers just about every recreational opportunity imaginable in the Pacific Northwest while being within a reasonable distance to major metropolitan areas, making it a great place to live, work, and raise a family.

Population: 75,900

Job Requirements

Age: 21

US Citizen: Yes

High School Grad/GED: Yes

Valid WASHINGTON State Driver's License: Yes

Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes

20/100 uncorrected and correctable to 20/20 in each eye.

Academy Certification:
You must successfully pass all testing and examinations which measure ability to perform essential job functions. These tests may include but are not limited to physical agility, oral, skill, polygraph, psychological, medical, and background investigation.

Prior Experience:
We will send you to training at the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission.N/A
Special Instructions: To apply and sign up for pre-employment testing, go to http://www.nationaltestingnetwork.com and click on CORRECTIONS and then select the department. Read over all the department requirements and if qualified, select a testing location and time and date for testing. For questions concerning the testing process, please contact NTN Support at 866-563-3882. For updates and new job announcements, "Like" National Testing Network on Facebook.
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Contact Information: 345 W. Main St.
Chehalis, Washington United States
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