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Deputy Sheriff

Forest County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Required to work day or night shifts, weekends or holidays as shift rotations dictate. Must have the ability to use all police equipment and have the ability to physically perform all police tasks.


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund


  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
High School Graduate or Equivalent; have earned 60 college credits or an Associates Degree or a Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution in a related field, or is able to obtain 60 college credits within the first five years of employment, and is eligible to be certified per State of WI standards; have successfully completed WI certified recruit training or will complete recruit training prior to appointment, or presently be certified as a law enforcement Officer by the State of WI.


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Alex Walrath
Application Contact Title
Chief Deputy
Application Contact Agency
Forest County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

100 S Park Avenue
Crandon, WI 54520
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 478-3415
Application Contact Fax
(715) 478-3535
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
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