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Deputy Sheriff

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Jefferson
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening
Full-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

This position is under the direction of the Jefferson County Sheriff or designee. You will be hired as a fully sworn Deputy Sheriff, with full arrest powers. You will begin your career in the Jail Division. Transfer to the Patrol Division is based on seniority. You will perform all law enforcement related duties, including enforcing federal, state, and county laws/ordinances.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Starting salary and vacation allowance will be commensurate with your years of experience as a sworn law enforcement officer.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$28.70
-
Salary Maximum
$32.69
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • https://www.jeffersoncountywi.gov/departments/human_resources/pay_and_benefit_information.php
Number of Paid Holidays
10

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • 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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
60 college credits within 5 years of start date, or (paid) full time experience as a civilian or military police officer.

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Written Exam
Other Notes
  • Candidates must pass the LESB Physical Readiness Testing
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
Brian T. Olson
Application Contact Title
Captain
Application Contact Agency
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

411 S. Center Ave.
Jefferson, WI 53549
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(920) 674-7310
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(920) 674-7126
Email
Application Contact Email
briano@jeffersoncountywi.gov
Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
Resume
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