Shelby County LEPB Testing for Corrections Officer June 2019

Published Friday, May 31, 2019

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

Deadlines to apply to test in June are midnight on the Monday before that Friday’s test. Exams will be held the following dates and times:

FRIDAY, JUNE 14 at 8:45 a.m.
FRIDAY, JUNE 14 at 12:45 p.m.
FRIDAY, JUNE 21 at 8:45 a.m.
FRIDAY, JUNE 21 at 12:45 p.m.

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.

NOTE: If you applied to test for C.O. in August and wish to test in June instead, call the LEPB office at 205-670-6121 to reschedule your exam date. If you missed an earlier scheduled exam date in 2018 or 2019, you may call to reschedule for June or August.

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.