Sheriff's Office: Corrections Officer

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 have 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's Office job application. Sevier County offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Position includes 12 paid holidays. Eligibility for TCRS Retirement. Education and experience incentives. Access to health and dental insurance. 

Base Pay Range: $40,400.00 - $45,500.00 (based on education and experience). 

Email applications to Mail or hand-deliver to Sevier County Mayor’s Office, 125 Court Ave., Suite 102E, Sevierville, TN 37862 Carrie Strickland, HR Director–Corrections Officer, Sevierville, TN 37862. Applications will be received until the positions are filled.
It is the policy of Sevier County to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam-era veteran or special disabled veteran, or status in any other group protected by law.  

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