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Deputy Sheriff

Pierce County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Patrol Division: Pierce County Sheriff’s Office is seeking candidates to establish an eligibility list for the position of Patrol Deputy. Patrol Deputy duties are general police work to maintain public safety. Minimum Qualifications: 60 fully accredited college credits OR a 2 yr Associates Degree. WI Law Enforcement certification OR WI Law Enforcement Basic Training at the time of hire. Starting wage is $23.14/hr, plus excellent fringe benefits. To apply: go to and fill out the online Law Enforcement application. You may drop applications off in the Human Resources office located at 414 W. Main St. Ellsworth, WI 54011. Please note that Applications must be notarized. Applications must be received by 3:00 pm on March 12, 2021. EOE


Salary Minimum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree


  • 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
Allison Preble
Application Contact Title
Human Services Director
Application Contact Agency
Pierce County
Application Contact Address

555 West Overlook Drive
Ellsworth, WI 54011
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 273-3531 6433
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline
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