Wayne County Government
  • Sheriff's Department - WCSO
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • $31,200
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Health Benefits, Paid Time Off, Life Insurance, Retirement Plan


Service Workers in the Sheriff's Department- Jail Housekeeping Division will perform custodial, housekeeping or building maintenance work in the Wayne County Jails. This position may act as a team leader to a small group of lower classified workers and inmate workers. This position will also assist sanitation inspections, clean up of extra linen, fold and stock inmate uniforms, assemble bed rolls, and transporting linens and laundry inside the jail.

A criminal background check will be performed prior to appointment and annually thereafter as well as a random drug screen. Candidates must receive Jail Security Clearance before being appointed to this position.


Candidates must have achieved a high school diploma or equivalent GED for hire. Submit proof of diploma, GED or higher level education with the application. A criminal background check will be performed prior to appointment. Candidates must receive Jail Security Clearance before being appointed to the position.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Wayne County provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to: recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

For information regarding the Department of Justice - EEO Utilization Report, please visit https://www.waynecounty.com/departments/phr/legal-postings.aspx.

Accommodations: If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the Wayne County Department of Personnel/Human Resources at 313-224-5901 or via email at hrexam@waynecounty.com. Hearing or speech impaired persons using TDD's or similar devices may contact the Michigan Relay Center, toll free at (800) 649-3777 or 711 to communicate directly with the Department of Personnel/Human Resources during regular working hours.

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