Corrections Officer

  • Full-time
  • Auburn, ME
  • January 24, 2024

EMPLOYER: Androscoggin County Sheriff's Office

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Description:

The Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Office is currently hiring for full-time Correction Officers. The starting wages are $21.42 to $28.44 an hour depending on experience with credit of up to 15 years’ experience in the field plus stipends for education and night shift differential.

We offer 12 hour fixed shifts (nights or days) in a fifteen day work rotation where you will have every other weekend off and be compensated for a 42 hour work week plus overtime opportunities. Androscoggin County offers medical and dental insurance, 20 year Maine State Retirement Plan, 457b plan, 13 paid holidays, Paid Uniform Allowance and a great team working environment.

Applicants must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, and possess a Maine driver’s license with no major convictions. Applicants will also need to successfully pass a background investigation to include:

No convictions or conduct for Murder, Class A, Class B, Class C, or Class D crime; or convictions for any violation of the Maine Criminal Code, chapters 15 (theft), 19 (falsification in official matters), 25 (bribery or corrupt matters) or 45 (drugs), or a conviction for any equivalent crime in another jurisdiction outside the State of Maine.
Shall be of good moral character, as determined by a thorough background investigation;
Shall complete a state and federal criminal records check through the submission of fingerprints to the State Bureau of Identification and the Federal Bureau of Investigation;
Where a greater portion of the new curriculum is now “hands-on” the candidate must be deemed medically suitable to participate in the corrections training program by having medical personnel sign the MCJA Medical Form.

Resumes and/or applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications are available on our website at www.androscoggincountymaine.gov. Please send your application or resume to Hillary Nadeau at hnadeau@androscoggincountymaine.gov.

If you would like some general information or to discuss what the Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Office has to offer, please contact Major Jeffrey Chute at (207) 753-2500 ext. 1835.

How to Apply:

Contact: William Gagne
Phone: (207) 753-2559

To apply for this job email your details to: hnadeau@androscoggincountymaine.gov