Staff Roles

The Jail employs over 160 people, including:

  • Administrative staff
  • Corrections Officers
  • Jail Administrators
  • Jail Captains
  • Jail Commander
  • Jail Investigators
  • Jail Program Coordinators
  • Jail Programmers
  • Jail Sergeants
  • Jail Corporals 
  • Master Control Operators

A Career as a Correctional Officer

View our Employment Information document  for more information about a career as a Correctional Officer.

You can join our tight-knit team of Correctional Officers with starting pay up to $59,000 a year with no previous jail experience.

With a comprehensive classroom and hands-on training program, we are confident that the right candidate can succeed, no matter their work history.

We have correctional officers whose last job before joining our team was a bus driver, a restaurant manager, a stay-at-home-mom, and many with military service.


Already employed as a correctional officer? We’ll consider lateral moves from your current job to join our team.

Once you’re here you’ll find a stable and rewarding career, a competitive benefit package that includes some of the highest law enforcement wages in Minnesota, and a pension that can provide a comfortable living wage in retirement.

Learn more and apply here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sherburne