Twenty-one (21) years of
age and be a citizen or legal resident of the United States at the time of
Have a valid Driver's
Have vision corrected to
20/20, be free of color blindness, and weight proportional to height.
Not have any physical or
mental disability which would render him/her incapable of performing the duties
of the position.
Have completed ONE of
A. 60 hours of college education
B. 30 hours of college education and 2 continuous years of employment as a Macon
County Correctional Officer
C. 30 hours of college education and 4 years of military service
the following as prescribed by the Commission:
-Medical and Psychological Tests
NO applicant shall have
been convicted of a felony offense or crime of moral turpitude under the laws of
Illinois or any other state.
Reside within a 40 mile
radius of the Sheriff's Office Headquarters, within one (1) year after
appointment as a certified employee, and remain within the 40 miles during time
of his/her employment.