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Detention Officer
Post Date: 10/14/2019
Close Date: 12/02/2019
Burleigh County Human Resources
316 N 5th St, Ste 106, Bismarck, ND 58501

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$30,000 - $49,999

Bismarck, ND

Job Description:
The Burleigh Morton County Detention Center is looking for dependable, motivated and dedicated individuals for the position of Detention Officer at the Burleigh Morton County Detention Center. In this challenging position you will be responsible for the protection, life and property of the inmates within the Detention Center. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required. Burleigh County offers excellent benefits with 95% of health insurance premiums and 15.26% NDPERS retirement paid by the County.

Requires a high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
Requires an associate’s degree (or 60 semester hours of college credit) with a GPA of 2.0 or better from an accredited college or university validated by transcripts;
OR two (2) years of work experience in corrections, law enforcement;
OR three (3) years of full time continuous active duty military experience.

Requires applicant to have a passing score of 70% on the Corrections Exam

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