Job Opportunities

Correctional Officer (Full-Time) Henderson County Sheriff's Department

The Henderson County Sheriff's Department has immediate full-time openings for Corrections Officers.


  • Be at least 21 years of age

  • Possess a valid driver's license

  • Must be able to pass a background check (must NOT have a misdemeanor or felony)

  • Successfully pass a physical and psychological evaluation

Apply in person at the Henderson County Sheriff's Department located at 170 Justice Center Drive, Lexington, TN.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply, including women and minorities.

EEO Statement

It is the policy of Henderson County Government to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment. No person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, military status or political affiliation. This policy applies to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment and all policies of the County, including hiring and placement.