at County of Aroostook in Houlton, Maine, United States

Job Description

Are you ready for a career change to public service?


Are you looking to make a positive difference in your community?


If you are, the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office has part-time AND full-time Corrections Officer positions for immediate hire. We offer competitive pay, Maine Public Employees Retirement, paid training, paid vacation, and paid sick time. We also have overtime opportunities. We offer the chance to work with a dedicated staff of experienced officers who will mentor you into a great officer. We have an excellent record of jail inspections and have the most senior corrections staff in the State of Maine. Our Corrections Officers are the best in the State because they have the dedication to duty, training, support, and most importantly, a heart to serve the community. The job is not easy, and not everyone can do it but pleases apply if you think you can. Part-Time starting pay is $16.31 per hour. Full-Time starting pay is $17.72 per hour.


We will train you to our standards and send you to the Maine Criminal Justice Academy Basic Corrections School for five weeks of paid training. The Basic Corrections School is mandatory and must be passed within one year of employment. Upon graduation from the Academy, you will be a Certified Corrections Officer in the State of Maine.


Apply today to join our Team!


To request an application, please email Submit the completed application, cover letter, and current resume to:  Commander Craig Clossey, 15 Broadway, Houlton, ME 04730. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.



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Job Posting: 674403

Posted On: Jan 25, 2022

Updated On: Feb 28, 2022