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

 

 

Starting salary: $52,218.00 

Job Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age at time of appointment
    2. United States citizen
    3. Must possess a high school diploma or GED from an accredited school
    4. Must possess a valid Indiana driver’s license (or obtain one within 60 days of establishing residency)
    5. No felony convictions
    6. No misdemeanor conviction of domestic violence
    7. Must become a resident of Porter County within one (1) year of appointment

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

 

If interested complete the Patrolman Application PDF file.   

Applications may be hand delivered or mailed to the Sheriff's Office.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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

 

 

Starting salary: $40,967.00 

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 PDF file   

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, 8:00 am-8:30 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.