Fayette County Jail Now Hiring

The Fayette County Jail is now hiring! Whether you’re considering a career change or just looking for a career with great benefits this could be the time to apply. Community Corrections officers have numerous employee benefits ranging from health insurance to a free fitness facility.

The starting yearly base pay for officers is $32,000. ($15.38 per hour)
After academy graduation the base pay moves to $34,234.62 ($16.45 hourly rate)

There are overtime opportunities are available..

There are shift differentials of Earn more by working 2nd or 3rd shift. $1.00 on 2nd shift and $1 on 3rd shift.

Yearly raises are based on the terms set forth in the collective bargaining agreement.

Benefits
Health insurance (individual or family coverage)
Dental insurance (individual or family coverage)
Vision insurance (individual or family coverage)
Onsite fitness facility
25 year hazardous duty retirement
Five weeks of leave time earned during the calendar year
Retirement
Life insurance
Financial Planning
Active military personnel
Active military members will have 15 days of paid military leave.
College Tuition Reimbursement
Up to $1,200 per year tuition reimbursement is available which can be used after probationary status. This must be in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.

How to apply
You must meet the eligibility requirements to become a community corrections officer. If you’re interested in starting a career as a community corrections officer simply follow application process.

Apply here: https://www.lexingtonky.gov/jobs