Corrections Deputy

Correctional Officer
Clark County Sheriffs Office - Vancouver, Washington

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$4,495.00 monthly
Top Pay:
$6,032.00 monthly

Job Description

Protecting the community from the inside, Corrections Deputies provide care and maintain order, discipline and security for the inmates of the Clark County correctional facilities.  Corrections Deputies are responsible for the operation of the jail 24 hours, seven days a week.  Duties include booking and releasing inmates, maintaining security in all areas of the jail, supervision of work assigned to inmates, performing safety and security searches, writing reports on inmate rule violations and general conduct issues.

Most assignments will involve supervision of male and female inmates ranging from minimum to maximum security levels. Commensurate with seniority and work experience, Corrections Deputies may serve in specialty and ancillary assignments such as Inmate Transport, Honor Guard, Hostage Negotiations, Inmate Classifications, Work Release, Re-Entry and other duty assignments.

Additional Information

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office offers a competitive wage and vacation time with a generous benefits package and retirement benefits through Washington State PSERS.  Corrections Deputies normally work a duty schedule of four days on, four days off.  Squads are split into days, swing and graveyard shifts, Corrections Deputies shift bid once a year.

If you’re interested in a criminal justice career with competitive salary/benefits and the opportunity to serve in a vital public service position, register an application at

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High School graduate or GED
  • Experience: None required

Experienced corrections officers with two or more years of full time experience may apply as a Lateral Deputy Applicant through

For additional information call 360 397-2176 or email SheriffRecruitment@Clark.Wa.Gov

Contact Informaton

Fred Neiman

Clark County Sheriffs Office
707 W. 13th St
Vancouver, Washington 98666
phone: 1 360.397.2176

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