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POSITION TITLE: Detention Officer
DEPARTMENT: Sheriff - Jail
ENTRY SALARY: $16.43 per hour, plus benefits
JOB SUMMARY: Must perform technical work receiving and processing state inmates confined to
the County jail in accordance with departmental policy and applicable local, state and federal laws.
Ensures the safe, legal, and humane custody/care of persons incarcerated at the facility. RÉSUMÉS
SUBMITTED WITHOUT AN APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a
level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. Sufficient experience to
understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the
completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type
of vehicle or equipment operated. Ability to meet current requirements set forth by the Peace Officer
Standards and Training Council for the State of Georgia.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: UNTIL FILLED
REPLY TO: Walton County Human Resources – 303 S. Hammond Drive, Suite 331 - Monroe, GA
POSTED: 01/08/2021p >