The Pennington County Sheriff's Office is seeking Correctional Officer applicants to serve in our adult jail. The Pennington County Jail houses nearly 600 inmates on a daily basis and is recognized as one of the top facilities nationally. Correctional Officers serve a vital role in providing a safe and secure environment for staff and inmates.
This is a position that requires a high level of multi-tasking skills, integrity, good physical fitness, and the ability to communicate well both written and verbally.
Correctional Officers will work rotating shifts to include holidays and weekends.
Physical Agility Testing for this position will be held on September 4th at 12:00 pm.
Please view our job description for a list of essential tasks and responsibilities.
Qualifications: Age: Minimum of 18 years of age
Education: HS Diploma or GED required
Experience: None required
License / Certification: SD Driver's License (within 90 days of moving to SD)
Criminal History : No felony conviction