Civilian & Corrections Officers

Application
If you are interested in applying for a position with Hamilton Police Department, please call the City of Hamilton Department of Civil Service and Personnel by email or phone (513-785-7030).
  1. Corrections Officer
  2. Corrections Officer Manager
  3. Police Records Clerk
Corrections Officer
Corrections Officers are responsible for administrative, clerical, and supervisory work involving the operations of the Hamilton Police Department temporary detention facility and Main Desk and the Hamilton Municipal Court holding facility and court security function.

Employees in this class work directly and closely with police officers, supervisory police personnel, persons in custody, and the general public on a regular and recurring basis. Supervision is exercised over persons in custody.

Special Qualifications
  • High school diploma or Ohio Equivalency Certificate, supplemented by additional training in the booking and control of prisoners and the preparation and maintenance of related records
  • Considerable law enforcement experience at the level of Police Officer (uniformed patrol is preferred), including the use of computers and related customized law enforcement software
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the work
  • Possess police officer certification from the Ohio Peace Officer’s Training Commission