Testing for Correctional Officers


The Henry County Sheriff’s  Office is accepting applications

until Dec 21, 2017 @ 4:00pm. Excellent benefits include

health, dental & life insurance for employee, paid holidays,

paid vacation, starting salary $39,083.20 with anniversary and

contractual raises, and IMRF pension (Illinois Municipal Retirement

Fund)  Applications and additional information may be obtained

from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office @ 311 W Center St

Cambridge, IL or by calling 309-937-3940, or download an

application from: henrycty.com (Sheriff’s Office, then to Employment)

Henry County is an E.O.E.


Applications Due:  Friday, December 21, 2017  @ 4:00 p.m.





Correction Officer

-Must have a Valid Drivers License

-Must sign three year employment contract

-Complete & pass written test, oral interview, psychological, medical, physical tests &           

  background investigation

-Starting Salary  $39,083.20

-Uniforms furnished

-Must be available to go to schooling which is provided by Henry County

- Life & Health insurance provided for employee (family insurance available @ cost to employee)

-Assist the public (in person & over the phone)

-Report writing

-Transport / Supervise inmates

-Required to do other necessary departmental tasks

-Be either 21 y.o.a. or 20 y.o.a. and have two years of full-time law enforcement studies at an accredited college or university

-Be able to present a positive and professional image on and off the job

-Agility test may be given at a later day