Jail Supervisor - Deputy Correctional Superintendent

Now Hiring! - Deputy Correctional Superintendent

The Peoria County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for candidates interested in serving as a Deputy Correctional Superintendent (DCS) at the Peoria County Jail.

The Corrections Division is the largest division of the Peoria County Sheriff's Office. The DCS oversees all operations at the jail on a daily basis and is responsible for all jail personnel assigned to the jail, and all detainees incarcerated at the Peoria County Jail. 

$10,000 Signing Bonus*

Application Requirements

  • Must have a High School diploma or equivalent.  A Bachelor's degree is preferred but not required.
  • A Resume
  • Must be a resident of Peoria County or must reside within a 35-mile radius of the four-way stop in Kickapoo Township (map for reference)
  • Must submit to fingerprinting by the Peoria County Sheriff's Office
  • Must be able to complete a probationary period of six months

How to Apply

  • Apply Online Here
  • Required application materials:
    • Copy of Birth Certificate
    • Copy of High School diploma or equivalent
    • Proof of further education (original copies of transcript(s) with raised seal) - if applicable
    • Proof of honorable discharge from military service (preferably a copy of DD 214) - if applicable
    • PLEASE NOTE: Your original application materials will not be returned to you.

Salary & Benefits Information

  • Starting salary for a DCS is $77,350 annually. 
  • $10,000 signing bonus*
  • Benefits:
    • "Health Insurance" (80/20) - includes Medical, Dental, and Vision
    • Retirement Package
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Discounts on Cellular Service and at Various Retailers
    • Opportunities for Advancement within the Peoria County Sheriff's Office

*Special Conditions Apply