Detention Officer in McDonough, GA, US

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Henry County Medical Center


Please be aware that you must pick up an application for this position in person at the Henry County Sheriff’s Office located at 120 Henry Parkway, McDonough, GA 30253 or email [email protected] to request an application be emailed to you.
A separate application is used for the Sheriff’s Department’s employment process.
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer. Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications: Be at least 19 years of age, Be a United States citizen, High School graduate or possess a GED, No Felony convictions, No misdemeanor convictions involving moral turpitude, Possess a valid Georgia Driver’s License, Pass a physical agility test, Pass a pre-employment written assessment, No convictions or NOLO plea for DUI in the past five years, No marijuana use in the past two years. Applicants must pass a criminal background check.
The position offers the following benefits: Starting salary $17.42 per hour, 8 hour shifts, Accumulative vacation and sick leave, Health, dental, vision, and prescription drug programs, Defined Pension Plan plus optional investment program, 11 holidays per year, 24 hour on-site fitness center.
Completed, signed, and notarized applications should be submitted to our office (120 Henry Parkway, McDonough, GA 30253) or emailed as a pdf file to the email address at the bottom of page 4 on the application.
It is the policy of Henry County that there will be equal opportunity for every citizen, employee and applicant, based upon merit without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, genetics or disability.