Basic requirements for employment as a Detention Specialist:

Applicants must have:

  • valid driver’s license
  • safe driving record
  • no criminal history
  • high school diploma or the equivalent, college preferred
  • be age 21 or older
  • excellent physical condition.

Employment Benefits

Excellent benefit package including:

  • full cafeteria benefits plan which features health, dental, vision and pre-paid legal insurances
  • VRS retirement savings
  • life insurance
  • short-term disability
  • sick, vacation and holiday leave

Submit an Application

For more information or to apply for a vacancy, please visit the Jobs section of the City's website.

Employees of the City and applicants for employment shall be afforded equal opportunity in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sex, age or political affiliation. The Age Discrimination Act prohibits discrimination of individuals who are at least 40 but less than 70 years of age.