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Deputy Sheriff

Rock County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

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


Position Responsibilities

Enforce state laws & county ordinances, respond to requests for assistance, arrest criminal code violators, guard, transport and care for inmates, investigate vehicle crashes, write reports, citations & document and maintain files. Perform other work as required.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Dental
  • Paid Holidays
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Vacation
Other Benefits
  • Vision insurance available.


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


Other Notes
  • Potential for lateral transfer for qualified candidates up to $31.48 per hour starting wage at the discretion of the Sheriff.
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Alyx Brandenburg
Application Contact Title
Human Resources Manager
Application Contact Agency
Rock County Human Resources
Application Contact Address

51 S. Main Street
Janesville, WI 53545
United States

Application Contact Phone
(608) 757-5523
Application Contact Email


Application Requirements
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