Mercer County Sheriff's
Office
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Mercer County Sheriff's Office - 906 SW 3rd St, Aledo, IL  61231 - (309) 582-5194
Employment
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DEPUTY SHERIFF AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICER POSITIONS SOUGHT

The Mercer County Sheriff's Office is taking applications for two positions to
create a list of eligible candidates.

Correctional Officer and Deputy Sheriff applicants can apply at the Mercer
County Courthouse until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8th, 2020. Application
forms at the courthouse are available at the County Clerk's Office on the second
floor of the courthouse Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Forms can
also be picked up at the Mercer County Jail on Hwy. 17 West in Aledo, IL or
on-line at the Sheriff's website at www.mercercosheriff.org also until that time and
date. Excellent insurance and benefit
package.

Correctional Officer requirements - US citizen, age 21 or older, possess high
school diploma or GED, possess a valid driver's license, complete screening
examination, and be acceptable to the Merit Commission screening; must also
live within 35 miles of Aledo, IL. Starting salary $34,269 plus overtime.

Deputy Sheriff requirements - US citizen, age 21 or older, possess high school
diploma or GED, reside in Mercer County within 60-days of hire, possess a valid
driver's license, complete screening written and physical and physical testing,
and be acceptable to the Merit Commission. Starting salary $39,989 plus
overtime.

All applicants are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Mercer County
Sheriff's Department Merit Commission.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Please return the Application to the Mercer County Clerk attention Merit
Commission. 100 SE 3rd Street Aledo, IL 61231

Corrections Merit Commission Application

Deputy Sheriff Merit Commission Application