If you have had an interest in working in Law Enforcement the time is now to apply in Adams County. The Adams County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Corrections Officer. The written test is scheduled for Wednesday, February 27, at 6:00 p.m. Applications must be returned to the Sheriff’s Office or postmarked February 25th or prior. Lateral transfers are also accepted.

The Sheriff’s Office is anticipating that they will be needing to fill at least 6 positions within the next year as the new Adams County Jail will be opening hopefully in the fall. Applicants must be 21 years old for the merit commission to consider employment. Applicants must be an Adams County resident or live within 30 miles of the Adams County Courthouse.

Applications can be picked up at the Adams County Sheriff’s Office at 521 Vermont Street in Quincy.