Job Description for Deputy Sheriff - Eligibility List

Position Announcement
Position Information
Job Title:
Deputy Sheriff - Eligibility List
Wage and Salary:
Application review will begin:
February 29, 2020
Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
Job Description:

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for Deputy Sheriff.  

Deputies begin in the Jail Division and transfer (determined by seniority) to the Patrol Division as openings occur.  Residency is not required. Starting wage is $26.78/hour with an excellent benefit package.

This is an ongoing recruitment process


60 college credits at time of hire or three years (paid) full-time experience as a civilian or military police officer, U.S. citizenship, Wisconsin driver’s license (or ability to obtain one), no convictions of a felony, and excellent communication skills along with knowledge of computer applications.

A written test is required.  You will be notified of the testing date if you meet the required qualifications.