• Town of Collierville
  • 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee
  • Nov 28, 2021
Full Time CORRECTIONS Legal Services Public Safety
  • Salary: 32,670 USD
  • Salary Top: 47,873
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 9014572296
  • Apply By: Mar 31, 2021


***REVISED 8/9/2021***

TITLE:  Jailer                                                                                                   LOCATION:  Police

OPENING DATE:  November 18, 2020                                                         CLOSING DATE:  Until filled

JOB NUMBER:  JN20-70CP                                                                           CLASS CODE: 0840


SALARY:  $32,670 - $47,873 (DOQ) annually with excellent benefits package.

Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  This position performs a variety of routine and specialized public safety work in the care and custody of prisoners to maintain an order and discipline among the prisoners.

Job Requirements

 QUALIFICATIONS:  High school diploma or GED; Incumbent must be a citizen of the United States of America.  Incumbent must successfully complete basic jail training within 6 months of hire and successfully complete an in-service training program each year as prescribed by the Board of Control for the Tennessee Correctional Institute; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. 


SPECIAL REQUISITES:  Incumbent must have fingerprints on file with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, have passed a physical examination as performed by a licensed physician, have a good moral character as determined by investigation, be free from apparent mental disorders and certified by a qualified professional in the psychiatric or psychological field.  Must be in compliance with TCA 41-4-144.

 LICENSES:  Must possess a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License at the time of hire.

Special Instructions

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Additional Information

 NOTES:  Candidate must be able to pass a work related physical, drug and psychological test. Jailer responsibilities can include significant risks when dealing with prisoners that might be combative or prisoners that might be infected with communicable diseases. Must be in compliance with TCA 41-4-144.

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Job Address

500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee 38017 United States View Map