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Deputy Sheriff

Ozaukee County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Port Washington
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

• The Deputy Sheriff – Patrol performs general law enforcement patrol duties to include but not limited to: response to incidents, traffic control, routine patrol, investigation of crimes, and related activities. This is a generalist position that emphasizes the application of modern law enforcement methods and general law enforcement duties. This individual will exercise a good deal of discretion and independence while performing a variety of law enforcement duties and tasks. LATERAL TRANSFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision Insurance
  • Free Employee Health Clinic & Teladoc
  • Bonus Opportunities
  • Employee Fitness Room
  • Wellness Program & Wellness Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Continuing Education Opportunities


  • 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 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
Other Qualifications
  • Ability and willingness to assume responsibility
  • General knowledge of modern law enforcement principles, methods, and practices
  • Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and follow through on an appropriate course of action
  • Demonstrate initiative
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, peers, other law enforcement officials, and the public
  • Ability to obtain and retain certification as a “law enforcement officer” by the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board if not already certified

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Residency Required
  • Written Exam
Other Notes
  • Must move within a 15 mile boundary of Ozaukee County within 6 months of completing probation; probation is 1 year
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 Address

United States

Application Contact Phone

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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