Mercer County Sheriff's Office - 906 SW 3rd St, Aledo, IL 61231 - (309) 582-5194
Equal Opportunity Employer
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