Shift Supervisor (Sergeant) Correctional Officer

Full Time Position

(Will Close on 01/10/2020)

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Jail Administrator, the employee is responsible for the jailer functions of the Sheriff’s department while on shift.  The duties of the Shift Supervisor Correctional Officer will be to assist the Jail Administrator with managing the jail and its line officers on shift.  Implements directives and programming as assigned by the Jail Administrator.  Motivates, directs and holds line officers accountable for the daily operations of the jail.  Responsible for inmate housing assignments and immediate line level discipline of inmates.  Responsible for the operational control and security of the County Jail.  Admission and release of State/County/City prisoners.  Transportation of inmates to other jails and medical treatment facilities.  Responsible for providing information to County officers and other agencies. 


  • Experience in this line of work is required
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required

Salary and Benefits

Starting Salary: $11.50 / hr

Other Benefits: 

  • A step raise of approximately 4% per year for first 5 years in addition to COLA raise when given
  • BC/BS insurance
  • Alabama State Retirement available on date of hire
  • Probation period is six months
  • Fourteen paid holidays per year along with vacation and sick leave that accumulate from date of hire

“Geneva County is an Equal Opportunity Employer”

Geneva County Personnel Office

P.O. Box 430

Geneva, AL 36340

(334) 684-5612


Download and Complete Application Below and return to Geneva County Personnel Office