Shelby County LEPB Testing for Corrections Officer September 2019

Published Thursday, August 15, 2019

The Shelby County Law Enforcement Personnel Board will test for Corrections Officer positions for the Shelby County Sheriff's Office in Sept 2019.

Deadlines to apply to test in September are midnight on the Monday before that Friday’s test, except for the 25th Exams where the deadline will be the Friday before, Sept 20, 2019. Exams will be held the following dates and times:

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 at 8:45 a.m. - Deputy Sheriff
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 at 12:45 p.m. - Corrections Officer
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 at 8:45 a.m. - Deputy Sheriff
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 at 12:45 p.m. - Corrections Officer
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 at 8:45 a.m. - Deputy Sheriff
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 at 12:45 p.m. - Corrections Officer

Online tests are held in the computer lab of the Sheriff’s Office Training Center, 543 McDow Rd., Columbiana, AL 35051. The Board’s secretary will notarize blanks of the Applicant Statement and Authorization to Release Information form before testing begins; the Background Investigation Authorization is also required and will be available.

Please arrive 30 minutes early to complete necessary paperwork prior to the test.

To apply, click here to visit the Job Opportunities page. Please read the entire Job Opportunities page carefully BEFORE clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.

Create an account and password, select a job title from those currently available, and select Apply. To avoid scattering of contents, do NOT upload your résumé at the start. Complete the online application including your correct email address, attach any documents you wish (such as a résumé, etc.), review your application, then certify and submit it.

You cannot make changes or attach items after submitting an application. To apply for another position, use your same account and password, select a job title, begin typing, and your information will auto-populate the new application. Attachments are not retained and must be attached again. Failure to click on the SAVE button when you are completing the application(s) will result in lost information, such as your work history.

Quarterly Test Schedule:

Exams for Deputy Sheriff (8:45 a.m.) and Corrections Officer (12:45 p.m.) are held each Friday in February, May, August, and November except the day after Thanksgiving. The deadline to apply is 4 p.m. on the last Friday of the month before a testing month. Clerical tests are held at the Sheriff’s request, most recently March 2019 and January 2016.