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The Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office has an opening for a jail officer. Starting salary is $10.25 per hour plus hospitalization insurance, retirement program and other benefits. Applicants must be at least twenty 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 night shift schedule.

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. Applications must be turned in to Warden Jim Miller at the Franklinton office.

Link to Application: Application for Employment.doc



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