Correctional Officer

Description :

Join our Team! We are hiring Correctional Officers!

  • We are currently in contract negotiations
  • Yearly pay increases
  • 12-hour shifts
  • Excellent Benefits package
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Paid Vacation, Holiday and Sick leave
  • Opportunities for training and advancement
  • IMRF Pension


  • Us Citizen
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Illinois resident or willing to relocate – Respond to Jail within 2 hours
  • No felony convictions or pending criminal cases
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Valid Driver’s license

Applicants must be able to pass a written examination, physical ability testing, medical, psychological testing and a thorough background check. You will also have to show proficiency with a firearm and attend and pass the Basic Correctional Officer Academy.

Contact : Please email Employment Application to or drop off your application or mail to: Boone County Sheriff's Office Attn: Lt. Jodi Ewers 615 N. Main St., Belvidere, IL. 61008 EOE

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled