Yakima County

Yakima , WA
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Corrections Officer

Yakima County
Yakima, WA Full-time
Posted on September 26, 2018

Corrections Officer

Salary: $23.18 per hour Yakima County is recruiting for the Department of Corrections to form a hiring list of eligible candidates for positions as Corrections Officers. There are twelve Corrections Officer openings. These positions are responsible for maintaining the safety and security of inmates at the Yakima County Department of Corrections. Gender-specific (female) hiring preference may apply to fill the Corrections Officer positions in order to create a safer booking process of same gender pat-downs, for minimum staffing levels and to comply with conventional standards of sexual privacy.

Experience and Training: High School Diploma or GED and 21 years of age plus any combination of experience and training which demonstrates the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

The position closes at 11:59 pm, November 27, 2018. For information, contact the Yakima County Human Resources Department at (509) 574-2210 or


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