Interested in joining our team as a Civilian Correctional Officer?

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  • Applicants must be 18 years of age to apply
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Applicants are NOT required to be a Clinton County nor Iowa resident to be employed as a Civilian Correction Officer
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Not be addicted to drugs or alcohol
  • Have successfully passed a pre-employment physical
  • Either be a high school graduate or possesses a GED equivalency certificate, hold a GED or (HISET) High School Equivalency Test Certificate
  • In addition, all candidates must be able to satisfactorily perform the essential functions listed in the Correctional Officer Job description .
  • Successfully pass fingerprints, a thorough background investigation, drug screen test, MMPI test.