Deputy Sheriff - Lateral
2015 SALARY RANGE: $4,997 to $6,378/month
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.
High School Diploma or GED; U.S. Citizen; no felony convictions or series of offenses of a minor nature which would lend themselves to establish a pattern of criminal behavior, nor any criminal instances concerning moral turpitude; minimum age of 21 years at time of appointment; must hold or obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License; ability to read, write and speak the English language as required by RCW 41.14.100. Must pass a background investigation by the Sheriff’s Office, as well as a medical and psychological examination, and polygraph test as well as MEET ALL OF THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in working for the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office, please contact Wayne Jones, Assistant Chief Examiner, at (360) 786-5249.
THURSTON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER