Working at the Jail

Working at the Jail

Excellent pay and benefits - Numerous training and professional opportunities - Careers & Opportunities in Corrections - Opportunities for advancement - Dynamic and exciting environment - Be a part of our team at the Scott County Jail.

Career Opportunities within the Scott County Jail

  • Corrections Emergency Response Team
  • Armed Transport
  • Field Training Officer
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Interagency and Out of State Training
  • And Many More!!!

Why Choose Scott County?

The Scott County Jail provides competitive pay and benefits:

  • $18.84 an hour starting pay increases to $21.43 at the end of Probation
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Enrollment into IPERS as a Protection Occupation
  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and FML
  • Extensive Training
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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Scott County is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer.

For information on open positions or to submit your application, visit Human Resources

News & Notices

Scott County Sheriff's Office held a Swearing In Ceremony on November 9th. Curt Wilson, Christopher Laye, Douglass Adams and Jonathon Johnson have been hired as the newest deputy sheriffs for Scott County. Curt Wilson grew up in Bettendorf, Iowa and graduated from Bettendorf High School in 1990...
Posted: November 9, 2018
On Friday, November 9th at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff's Office will hold a Swearing In Ceremony in the Sheriff's Office Conference Room on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Curt Wilson, Christopher Laye, Douglass Adams and Jonathon Johnson have been hired as the newest deputy...
Posted: November 8, 2018
Sheriff Lane swore in Reserve Deputy’s Shaun Logan and Alex Gries today at a ceremony held at the Sheriff’s Office. We would like to welcome them to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office. Shaun Logan is the son of Vickie Logan and the late Mike Logan. After high school at North Scott High School, Shaun...
Posted: October 12, 2018