Correctional Officer Opportunities 01/23/24

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24. 01. 09


$24.56 - $30.97

Paid on-site training

Pennington County is looking for motivated individuals with excellent communication skills to serve as Corrections Officers. Candidates must be committed to our mission, energetic, observant, and have good decision-making skills. In addition, they must have a positive attitude and be a role model to others. Good computer skills and the ability to multi-task are essential.

Pennington County offers excellent health and life insurance benefits along with paid vacation and sick leave, and early retirement! This position is based on 12-hour rotational shifts and features a $2.00 per hour night differential pay.

Applications and a complete job description are available at the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, 102 1st St. W., Thief River Falls, MN or on our website at:, click on ‘Employment’.

Application deadline: January 23, 2024, 4:00 p.m.

Pennington County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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New Direct Phone Numbers

The new Corrections (Jail) Phone Number is 218-416-7097. Please call this number for any inmate related questions.

Inmate voice mail line is 218-416-1120.

Sentence to Serve (STS) / Wade Cota - 218-683-7001

Jail Administrator / Dave Casanova -  218-416-7095 * Assistant Jail Administrator / Jo Williams - 218-416-7098 * Jail Programmer / Travis Black - 218-416-7082