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The Henry County Sheriff’s Department will accept applications for the position of part-time Jail Cook in the Sheriff’s Department. This position will work approximately 10-20 hours per week. For additional information regarding this position please contact Angie DeGroot at (309)937-3621. Applications may be obtained during business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the Henry County Sheriff’s Department, Henry County Courthouse, Cambridge, IL or may be printed from this website.(see below) EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

To print application click here


Testing for Telecommunicator


The Henry County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for Telecommunicator until August 25, 2021 @ 4:00pm.

Three primary job duties are receiving incoming calls/radio traffic, prioritizing the collected information, and dispatching the appropriate services. 

Annual starting salary of $42,411.20 ($20.39/hour) and offers employee health, dental, & life insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, and IMRF pension. 

Applications may be obtained in person at the Henry County Sheriff's Office, 311 W Center St, Cambridge, IL or download the application from: (Sheriff's Office, then to employment). The candidates who submit the fully completed Sheriff’s Office applications will be notified of the September testing date.  Due to the pandemic, those receiving a passing score on April 6, 2021 do not need to test again.  For questions, call 309-937-3614.

Henry County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To print application click HERE


The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications until August 6, 2021 @ 4:00PM. Excellent benefits include health, dental, & life insurance for employee, paid vacation, furnished uniforms. Starting salary $42,952.00 with anniversary and contractual raises, and IMRF pension. Applications and additional information may be obtained from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office Monday-Friday, 8AM – 4:30PM or by calling 309-937-3940, or download an application from: (Sheriff’s Office, then to Employment). Henry County is an E.O.E.

To print application click HERE