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Regional Jail Officers

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$35,088
  • Posted Date:01/16/2020 3:57 PM

Middle River Regional Jail

Regional Jail Officers (Entry Level & Experienced)

Starting Salary: $35,088 (Entry)
Upon Completion of 1 Year Service: $38,354

11 paid holidays, 12 days vacation, 12 days sick leave, two jail funded retirement programs VRS and LEOS, Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance programs.
All training is local and will be provided


Regional Jail Officers supervise inmates and are responsible for custody, control, discipline, and escape prevention duties. This position involves escorting inmates to and from work, recreation, courts, programs, and cell areas; checking visitors and inmates for contraband; maintaining security; reporting on inmate conduct and work performance; and supervising inmate work activities.

Basic requirements include high school diploma or GED equivalent, valid Virginia Driver’s License, good physical condition, good oral and written communication skills, and clean criminal history record.

MRRJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers an excellent career in Corrections with advancement opportunities. Applications can be obtained from the Middle River Regional Jail located in Staunton, VA or on our website at Resumes will not be accepted without a completed Middle River Regional Jail application.

Applications can be returned to the Middle River Regional Jail via fax, email, or in person.
Attention: Amber Hostetter
350 Technology Drive
P.O. Box 2744
Staunton, VA 24402
Phone (540) 245-5420 ext 1156
Fax (540) 245-5232

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