Applications for the position of Correctional Officer may be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office through May 13, 2020 between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM. The application may also be downloaded from the link below.
The Sheriff’s Office is located at:
The McLean County Law and Justice Center
104 W. Front Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
The starting salary for 2019 is $44,769.92 plus overtime available with liberal benefits including; Uniforms, minimum 3 weeks time-off annually, IMRF Retirement Plan, Health, Vision and Dental insurance available.
A MANDATORY ORIENTATION will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 in the EMA conference room which is located in the basement of the Law and Justice Center. Check-in begins at 5:00 p.m., Orientation begins promptly at 5:30 p.m. Immediately afterwards, the Written Test will be administered.
APPLICATIONS AND ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE BROUGHT WITH YOU THE NIGHT OF ORIENTATION. YOU MUST INCLUDE ALL PAST EMPLOYERS ON THE APPLICATION, REGARDLESS OF THE DURATION OF THE EMPLOYMENT. PRINT EXTRA EMPLOYMENT PAGES IF NECESSARY.
EXPERIENCED OFFICER applications are accepted by the Merit Commission on a continual (year-round) basis.
Incomplete applications (or applications without all the required documentation) will not be accepted.
For questions, call 309-888-5034 and ask for Chief Deputy Kessinger. If you can’t reach him, contact Jail Superintendent Diane Hughes at 309-888-5032.
Thank you for your interest in our Department.
McLean County Sheriff