Deputy Sheriff - Entry
2014 SALARY RANGE: $4,899 to $6,253/month
TESTING DATE: Continuous
SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
Employees in the Deputy Sheriff classification perform work under general supervision that involves the protection of life and property, the enforcement of laws and ordinances, the maintenance of order, and the investigation of crime. Deputies are expected to handle a variety of potentially volatile and dangerous situations in a calm, confident, and professional manner.
For additional information, please refer to the Civil Service Classifications on the left menu.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
HOW TO APPLY:
In order to be considered for employment, interested individuals must first take and pass a written examination and physical ability test. All initial written and physical ability testing for entry level candidates is conducted by Public Safety Testing, Inc. (PST). Visit their website at www.publicsafetytesting.com for instructions on how to get started. Test dates are available on a continuous basis; check the PST website for test schedule and locations, or call 1-866-447-3911 if you don’t have access to the Internet. Applications will not be accepted from individuals who have not successfully passed both the written examination and physical ability test.
Qualified applicants will be contacted by Thurston County Civil Service with further instructions as needed. Please do not submit a Thurston County application upon successfully passing the written examination and physical ability test without first being contacted by Thurston County Civil Service.
THURSTON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER