​The Porter County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Probationary Jail Officer.



Starting salary: $39,774.00 

Job Requirements:

  • United States citizen

  • 21 years of age or older

  • high school or GED diploma

  • no felony convictions

  • valid Driver's License


  • Insurance (medical, dental, and vision)

  • State Perf Pension

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Vacations

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Training

  • Uniform Issuance

  • Available Overtime

If interested complete the Jail Application.   

Applications may be hand delivered or mailed to the Sheriff's Office, Attn: Jail Admin.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Quality Correctional Care provides medical care to the inmates at the Porter County Jail.  QCC is a dynamic, growing provider of medical and mental health services for inmates throughout the state of Indiana.

Quality Correctional Care is currently looking to fill the following positions:

  • RN or LPN: day shift, 6:00 am-6:30 pm and rotating weekends

  • RN or LPN: night shift, 8:00 pm-8:30 am and rotating weekends

If interested in applying, please download and fill out the Employment Application.  The application and a current resume should be sent to abbey@qualitycorrectional.com.

Porter County Sheriff's Office

2755 State Road 49,

Valparaiso IN 46383

Sheriff's Office Hours of Operation:

Administration Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8am to 3pm

Sheriff's Office 219.477.3000

Jail Division 219.477.3050

Jail Hours of Operation:

Administration Office Hours

Monday thru Friday 7am to 3pm

Jail Master Control 24/7

With the exception of the hours:

11:30 am to 12:30 pm and 5:30pm to 6:30 pm

Civil Bureau 219.477.3155

Detective Bureau 219.477.3130

Records 219.477.3080

Sheriff David Reynolds  Porter County Sheriff's Office  Chief Timothy Manteuffel