The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for individuals that are interested in a law enforcement career. We currently have openings in both patrol and detentions.
Patrol Deputy must be at least 21YOA, U.S. citizen, have a valid driver’s license, and be Colorado P.O.S.T. certified. Patrol salary starts at $3500 a month (higher if you have previous experience), with raises possible after probation period.
Detention Officer must be at least 21YOA, U.S. Citizen, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to pass a background check. Experience is a plus, but not required as we are willing to train on the job. Must be able to work nights and holidays/rotating shifts, Sunday through Saturday. Currently we work 12hr shifts and have at least two weekends off a month. (Subject to change as employer sees fit to insure a secure facility). Starting salary is $2750 a month (higher if you have previous experience), with raises possible after probation period.
Washington County offers a competitive benefit package that includes retirement, health, and dental insurance. If you are interested in becoming a member of our team please visit www.washcountysheriff.com, or stop by our office at 26861 Hwy 34 Akron, CO 80720. All applicants must be able to pass a drug screening, as well as a physical exam. Washington County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer.