Corrections Officer

at York County Government in Alfred, Maine, United States

Job Description


York County Sheriff’s Office is seeking Corrections Officers to work in the county correctional facility in Alfred, Maine. Correctional Officers are responsible for providing high quality direct supervision, custody and care of inmates.

York County is seeking individuals who are at least 18 years of age, have a clean background record, successfully pass the State ALERT test, are willing to submit to both a psychological and polygraph examination, and attend the Basic Correctional Academy (5-week course). Applicants are hired and paid while attending the academy.

A more detailed job description is available on the York County Government website:

Interested applicants can print and complete an application at . Applications should be submitted to: York County Government, Human Resource Department, 45 Kennebunk Road, Alfred, ME 04002.

Pay: Starting Pay Full-Time $21.30/hr with Shift Differentials: $3.00/hr 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.; $2.00/hr 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.; $2.00/hr weekend differential. Additional Compensation for those applicants with more than 1 year experience in Corrections and a current Maine certificate.

For more information contact: Lee Butler at (207) 459-2498 or


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Job Posting: 641099

Posted On: Nov 17, 2021

Updated On: Dec 17, 2021