Benefits:

Starting Wage for Correctional Officer is $14.09 per hour
Unionized and currently under the direction of Fraternal Order of Police, Ohio Labor Council (FOP/OLC)
Medical Insurance after thirty (30) days of successful employment
Vision & Dental Insurance available
Life Insurance
Ohio Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS)
Ohio Deferred Compensation Program
Supplemental Insurance through AFLAC
Uniforms and Equipment provided (Footwear excluded)
All mandatory Training provided at no cost to employee
Paid Vacation after one (1) year of service
Ten (10) paid holidays after 60 days (calendar) of service

Mandatory Requirements:

Must be at least 20 years of age at time of appointment
Must have a Valid Ohio Drivers License or be able to obtain prior to appointment
PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT: Must successfully complete and pass a psychological exam & Drug screen
PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT: Submit to an extensive and complete background investigation including a polygraph test
Must successfully complete a one year probationary period
Must successfully complete and pass a written and practical process for use in Chemical Agents
Must successfully complete and pass a written and practical process for use in Unarmed Self Defense
Respond to a wide variety of situations that includes running, climbing stairs, physically exerting yourself, using physical force, and performing under stress
Work closely with local Law Enforcement and other Agencies
Appropriately supervise incarcerated inmates
Submit to random drug screens after appointment
Must successfully complete a 160 hour Ohio Peace Officers Training Course for Correctional Officers
Must successfully complete and pass a written and practical process for use in Firearms