CORRECTION OFFICERS POSITIONS AVAILABLE
The Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office has the following available positions:
Full time corrections officer (continuous)
Benefits package includes hospitalization insurance, retirement program, paid holidays, as well as other benefits. Applicants must be at least nineteen years old, have a high school diploma or GED, pass a criminal background check, be drug free, have a valid driver’s license and have dependable transportation. The person selected for this position must be able and willing to work with criminal offenders, both male and female, and be able to work a twelve hour shift schedule. Starting pay is $10.75 per hour.
Applications are available at the Franklinton office located at 1002 Main Street, the Bogalusa office located at 302 Mississippi Avenue, or on the WPSO website, www.wpso.la.gov under the employment tab.
Applications must be turned in to Chief of Corrections Jim Miller at the Franklinton office.
The Washington Parish Sheriff's Office provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.