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Deputy Sheriff

Portage County Sheriff's Office

Agency City
Stevens Point
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

Maintain the most effective enforcement of Federal and State laws and ordinances for the preservation of public peace, protection of property, prevention of crime, and the arrest and conviction of violators. This is a law enforcement position with arrest powers. Applicants must be certifiable by the time of hire. For additional information email hr@co.portage.wi.us to request the position description. Apply at : https://portagecountyjobs.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2lt3oscffvx

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$26.65
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
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
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    21
Other Qualifications
  • Applicants must be certifiable by the time of hire

Education Requirements:

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

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
Other Notes
  • The Portage County Sheriff's Office is opening a 6 month eligibility list for future vacancies. Applicants need to be certifiable by the time of 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
Jenny Yenter
Application Contact Title
Human Resources Advisor
Application Contact Agency
Portage County
Application Contact Address

1462 Strongs AVE
Stevens Point WI, WI 54481
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 343-6370
Email
Application Contact Email
hr@co.portage.wi.us
Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
Resume
Agency Application
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