Deputy- Detention and Corrections

Deputy (Corrections)
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office - Largo, Florida

May 6, 2021

Request More Information

Application Deadline:
Dec 31, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$50,221.00 - $77,949.00 annual

Job Description

This position performs work of average difficulty and responsibility in dealing with persons under confinement and includes the care, custody, restraint, and general welfare of inmates detained at the Department of Detention and Corrections. Incumbent generally works an assigned shift at an assigned facility, but may be called upon to continue duties or perform work assigned on other shifts and at other times as directed. Positions require the member to work on rotating shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays. Work is performed with some independence. Incumbent must be able to exercise good judgment and initiative in handling routine and emergency situations.

Certified Detention Deputy Experience Pay:

1 year = $51,226 2 years = $52,251 3 years = $53,295 4 years = $54,361 5+ years = $56,264

Must have three (3) or more years Certified Detention experience to receive the following:

* Signing bonus = $3,000 * Relocation Stipend to Pinellas County - From out-of-state = $3,000 - From Manatee, Hillsborough or Pasco Counties = $500 - From all other Florida locations = $1,500 * Two year prorated buyback

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office strives to provide our employees with the best benefits possible. Some of the benefits are Annual Leave (120 hours), Health Insurance, Wellness Incentives, and Education Assistance Program.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is an EEO/ADA employer and is committed to being a drug free workplace.

Additional Information

To apply for this position, please visit our website at https://www.pcsoweb.com/administration/human-resources/current-openings#CurrentOpenings.

Any questions can be directed to Human Resources at 727-582-6208 or ++human_resources@pcsonet.com++

Job Requirements

  • Age: must be at least 19 years of age
  • Education: Certification of completion of correctional training as required by the State of Florida.
  • Experience: Meet requirements and standards of the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission as authorized by F.S.S. 943.13.

QUALIFICATIONS

* High school graduation or equivalent diploma from an institution accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U. S. Dept. of Education or licensed as a degree granting institution by the Commission for Independent Education.

* Certification of completion of correctional training as required by the State of Florida.

* Meet requirements and standards of the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission as authorized by F.S.S. 943.13.

* Requires that the member be at least 19 years of age.

* Must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License.

Applicants must be tobacco/nicotine free for six months prior to submitting application and during length of employment.

Contact Information

Human Resources

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
10750 Ulmerton Rd. PO Box 2500
Largo, Florida 33778
phone: 7275826208

Request more information

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy!

Copyright © 2021 Corrections1. All rights reserved.