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Summary: The Corrections Officer is primarily responsible for supervision on inmates within his/her assigned area, He/She will maintain order and security through fair and impartial application of Lee County Jail Policies and Procedures. He/She will maintain the highest level of security possible while ensuring safe and humane treatment of all inmates including the protection of their rights within the correctional setting. Reports to the Jail Administrator or Sheriff. 

Eligibility: High School diploma or equivalent and must be 18 years of age or older; Jailer Certifications from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) or the ability to successfully complete a Certification course within 12 months of hire

Salary Range: $16 - $19.59 per hour. Pay will be determined by experience.





Full Time benefits include holidays, vacation, sick leave, personal leave, retirement and insurance. A reference check will be done and job related tests might be required.


Please complete the Sheriff's Office application and Personal History Statement below and return to the Lee County Sheriff's Office in person or by mail.

Lee County Sheriff's Office Application

TCOLE Personal History Statement