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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Additional Opportunities

Title: Civilian Jail Officer

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Sheriff

Division: Receiving & Discharge

Hours: Full-Time: 40 hours per week, 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m. or 11:00 p.m.-7:30 a.m. (depending on shift assignment), rotating schedule, including weekends and holidays

Salary: $12.59 per hour or $26,199.06 annually

• Process incoming inmates into the facility
• Complete an initial medical screening on inmates
• Prepare paperwork for Bond Court
• Communicate with other Police Agencies regarding Wanted Subjects through an official Law Enforcement Database (LEADS)
• Assist in processing Bond Payments for Inmates
• Answer phone calls regarding Inmates incarcerated in the facility
• Assist in the processing of Court paperwork and custody status of inmates housed in the facility
• Assist in management of the housing of current inmates

Completion of a High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma equivalent and six (6) months experience in data entry or security; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Full-Time position with benefits

A pre-employment background check and criminal history is required.

PLEASE NOTE:  For this position, applications must be from the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Website ( and must include a resume to be considered.

Application and resume can emailed to

This position is included in the Bargaining Unit of the PBLC Local #501C.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer