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Sheriff's Office Accepting Applicants for Deputies, Corrections Officers

Oct 25, 2014 08:30PM ● By Steven Jack

The Kendall County Sheriff Merit Commission is establishing an eligibility list for patrol and corrections officers.  

Eligible candidates must be 

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Valid Illinois driver’s license
  • 21 years of age at time of hire (no age cap)
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Eye sight correctable to 20/20, Free of color blindness
  • No felony or certain misdemeanor convictions from any jurisdiction(50ILCS705/6.1)
  • Pass physical agility, written, interview, background investigation, psychological and medical test
  • Residency – 25 mile radius of the Kendall County Public Safety Center within 1 year of date of hire

Application and complete details can be found on the Kendall County website