Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities with America’s #1 Correctional System

The Hampden County Sheriff’s Department offers career opportunities for the motivated professional who is dedicated to the enhancement of public safety through proper correctional practices as well as the advancement of the corrections field.

Available positions are underlined below: 

Nursing Supervisor

Correctional Officer- Cadet

Residential Treatment Staff

Mental Health Clinician

Full-Time Registered Nurse

Part-Time RN/LPN

Food Handler

Interfaith Chaplain

Registered Nurse (Per Diem)

Correctional Officer

Applicants can download the Hampden County Sheriff’s Department PDF Application here, After that is completed and submitted, send it along with your cover letters and resume’ to recruiting@sdh.state.ma.us.

Applicants can also apply in person at our Human Resources Office, although we are not accepting in-person appointments in light of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Once the pandemic passes, we will resume in-person job applications on the 2nd floor of the administrative building located at 627 Randall Road, Ludlow, MA 01056.

Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cover letters and resumes are also accepted by mail at the address below:6

Job Opportunities
c/o Human Resources
Hampden County Sheriff’s Department and Correctional Center
627 Randall Road
Ludlow, MA 01056-1079

The Hampden County Sheriff’s Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applicants are subject to a background investigation and medical screening.