Employment

 

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

 

 

SALARY-

Probationary Officer               $50,697.

2nd Class Officer                     $54,959.

1st Class Officer                      $59,881.

 

Longevity pay starting after the completion of 3rd year of service

 

BENEFITS-

♦          Medical / dental / vision / prescription insurance available

♦          Life insurance

♦          Wellness program

♦          In-house fitness room with Men’s and Women’s locker rooms (available 24 hours/day)

♦          Paid vacation 

♦          Paid holidays

♦          Full pension at age 50 with 20 years of service (Officer pays 3% of salary)

♦          Deferred compensation plan available (Hoosier START 457 Plan)

♦          Take-home car program (after completion of academy & field training)

♦          Individual in-car laptop computers

♦          Quartermaster system – all clothing & equipment furnished by department

♦          Life Insurance through Porter County Government and Indiana Sheriff’s Association

 

SPECIALTIES AVAILABLE-

 

Detective Bureau                                                        Multi-Enforcement Group

Bomb Squad (Only Team in the Region)               Color Guard Unit

Crime Scene Investigator                                          K-9 Unit          

Emergency Response Team (ERT)                         Motorcycle Officer

Accident Reconstruction Team                                Field Training Officer

School Resource Officer                                             Bicycle Unit

Heroin Overdose Response Team (HORT)            Crisis Negotiator

If interested complete the Patrol Application Packet  

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

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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

Benefits:

  • 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