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Deputy Sheriff

Outagamie 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

Under general supervision of the Patrol Lieutenant the Patrol Officer patrols assigned area on foot or in patrol car to control traffic, prevent crime or disturbance of peace, and arrest violators. The following duties are most critical for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Responds to and conducts initial felony, misdemeanor, accident and ordinance investigations, interrogating people, issuing citations and warnings, collecting evidence and making arrests when appropriate. Patrols assigned area, familiarizing self with residents, establishments, and standard activities and responding as appropriate. Conducts traffic control for special events and accidents, towing vehicles when appropriate. Disperses and addresses public concern at public gatherings. Prepares detailed reports of arrests and investigations according to department policy. Appears as witness in court, providing clear and accurate testimony. Transports prisoners, serves civil process, and provides safety escorts on public roadways during movement of large objects as required. Delivers and serves warrants on individuals, transporting persons to court or jail, as directed by warrant. Responds to emergency situations and major disasters. Provides search and rescue operations as needed. Maintains regular and predictable attendance, works overtime as required.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

For information regarding lateral transfers please contact Captain Steffens.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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
  • Driver's license
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • No felony convictions

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
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
David Steffens
Application Contact Title
Application Contact Agency
Outagamie County Sheriff's Office
Application Contact Address

3030 E Goodland Drive
Appleton, WI 54911
United States

Application Contact Phone
(920) 832-5629
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website


Application Requirements
Agency Application
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