Sevier County is accepting applications for the position of Corrections Officer.  Job related duties include assisting with intake activities, monitoring individuals placed in custody, assisting with delivering meals and maintaining records of inmates’ emotional and medical status.  Job related duties require experience working in a correctional and/or juvenile detention facility, good organizational, interpersonal and decision making skills and sufficient strength and agility to perform the physically demanding aspects of the job and respond adequately to situations encountered on the job. This position requires the applicant to be available to work rotating shifts and the flexibility to cover other shifts in the event of absences or other unforeseen circumstances including occasional weekends and Holidays.  Interested parties must submit a Sevier County Sheriff Department job application.  Sevier County offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

For a complete job description and application, visit, click on job openings and utilize the links below.  Applications should be mailed or hand delivered to: Sevier County Mayor’s Office, 125 Court Avenue, Suite 102E, Attn: Larry Russell, HR Director – Corrections Officer, Sevierville, TN 37862

Faxes and emails will not be accepted.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 29, 2017.

Sevier County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or status in any other group protected by law.

Job Description




Sevier County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, age, sex or national origin.

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