Earn a starting salary of $57,595.20 while working only 15 days a month! Work mostly 12-hour fixed shifts with evening shifts earning an extra $1.00 per hour.
Minimum Qualifications for Deputy Sheriff
High school graduate or GED equivalent
- Age Limit
Must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment or within three months of the 21st birthday on the closing date for receipt of applications
- Physical Condition
Must be in an excellent physical condition
- Must be U.S. citizen at the time of application
- Must Be Bondable For Handling Commonwealth Funds
- Valid Driver’s License
Must possess a valid driver’s license from a place of residence
- Special Requirements
Position requires being available for emergency calls, standby duty, 12-hour shifts, overtime, and details outside the facility. Also includes work on days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays and rotating shifts
Must successfully complete Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy within the first 12 months of employment — successful completion includes passing all phases of academic, physical, driver, and firearms training. In-service maintenance training and semi-annual firearms qualifications are ongoing.