WASHBURN COUNTY -- Washburn County is currently seeking applications for the position of Jail Lieutenant for the Washburn County Sheriff’s Office. The vacancy was created after Ana Severson tendered her resignation.

You can read the job announcement from Washburn County below.


Washburn County is accepting applications for the Dispatch/Jail Lieutenant position with the Sheriff's Department.

This position is responsible for maintaining, coordinating, and performing work to manage daily operational activities of the County Jail, the county wide communication system, and the emergency 911 phone system under the direction of the Jail Administrator.

Candidates must be able to exercise independent judgment in matters related to staff and inmate supervision, administrative responsibilities, and staff training. Qualified candidates must possess Associate Degree in Police Science, Criminal Justice, or related field; three years Jail/Dispatch experience; or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.

WI Jail Officer Certifiable; Qualified candidates should have previous supervisory experience and strong computer skills; Starting salary range is $21.74 – 24.18/hour D.O.Q. and includes excellent benefit package.

Download an employment application from the County website at www.co.washburn.wi.us or contact the Washburn County Personnel Department at P.O. Box 337, Shell Lake, WI 54871 Ph. 715-468-4624, fax 715-468-4628 or by email at adminper@co.washburn.wi.us. Application deadline is April 15, 2021. EOE

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Last Update: Apr 01, 2021 4:10 pm CDT

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