Deputy Sheriff

Siren, WI
Burnett County Sheriff

Hourly Rate: $23.99 – $28.93 DOQ

The Deputy Sheriff is responsible for protecting the life and safety of citizens; protecting citizen’s property; enforcing laws, rules, ordinances and regulations; investigating crimes and violations; and providing assistance and response to emergency situations, as required.


  • Preventive patrol
  • Traffic enforcement
  • Investigations
  • Enforce local and state laws
  • Court duties, civil process and any other duties assigned by the Sheriff

 Minimum qualifications include:

  •  Twenty-one years of age and United States citizen
  •  High School Diploma
  • Associate degree or minimum of 60 college credits, in the following areas:  Police Science / Protective Services, Criminal Justice, or related field.   Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Certification or eligible for certification by the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board (completed WI Law Enforcement recruit training)
  • No felony, extensive misdemeanor, or domestic abuse convictions
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Valid Wisconsin driver’s license with good driving record