February 13, 2018



Job Title:

Correctional Officer I (Part Time)




Sheriff’s Office



Closing Date:

When Position is Filled



Start Date:

To be set



Starting Pay:

$18.33 - $18.70 (Depending on Experience)



Work Schedule:

Hours will vary, including nights, weekends and holidays.



Submit Application/ Résumé to:

Paul Hansen, Chief Deputy or Captain Tavis Little

Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office



Description of Duties:

Processes Inmates, Conducts Work Release Program, Controls Inmate Movement, and Provides Routine Medical Care to Prisoners. Maintains Corrections Data Base, and Exhibits Concern for the Physical Welfare of All Prisoners.




Custodial Experience Desired.  High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.  He/She must be capable of obtaining a South Dakota Jailer’s Certificate.



Additional Information:

He/She must be capable of obtaining a working knowledge of Jail Duties.  He/She must be capable of becoming fluent in the LCSO Custody Division Policy Manual.  He/She must possess sound interpersonal skills which would enable them to work with fellow staff, prisoners, court officers, and the general public.  He/she must meet and pass medical exam and minimum standards, pass pre-employment drug screen, and pre-employment physical agility screen. 



Lawrence County is an equal opportunity employer.