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Deputy Sheriff

Dane 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

This position performs various functions including supervision of inmates, patrol, traffic law enforcement, criminal investigations, court bailiff and serving warrants and civil papers

Lateral Transfer Program Details:


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Paid bereavement leave, Undesireable Hours pay, Post Employment Health Plan. Educational incentive pay of up to 18% over base salary. Longevity pay of 3% to 12% over base salary.
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
Other Qualifications
  • Must obtain a minimum of 60 college credits within 5 years of hire date. Two years full-time work, military or college experience.


Other Notes
  • State of Wisconsin Residency required upon hire.
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Deputy Carrie Tobias
Application Contact Title
Application Contact Agency
Dane County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

115 W Doty St.
Madison, WI 53703
United States

Application Contact Phone
(608) 284-6174
Application Contact Email


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