Part-time Deputy Sheriff

Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Wood County Sheriff’s Department

Deadline to apply: 10/31/2022
Hiring Range: $20 / hr

To engage in limited law enforcement patrol functions by handling any assignment with the safety of the public and other officers of the Wood County Sheriff’s Department in mind while performing those duties. The law enforcement powers of the Reserve Deputy Sheriff exist only when on duty, and are not authorized to perform any of these functions unless specifically outlined in training or assigned.

Must possess high school diploma or equivalent and be enrolled in a Criminal Justice related degree program or have attained sixty (60) fully-accredited college-level credits. Must be 18 years of age, or older, United States citizen and resident of the State of Wisconsin for one year, be of good reputation, no felony convictions, good health, pass physical agility test, and pass pre-appointment investigation and pre-employment drug screening. A valid Wisconsin Driver’s license is required. Basic everyday living skills are required, as well as the ability to follow oral and written directions and to make quick decisions and process information based upon limited information. Must be able to assume responsibility, have management skills, and function calmly in emergency situations. Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and coherently over law enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications. Read and comprehend what has been read, write legibly, adding, and subtracting are necessary for preparing reports, citations, statutes, maps (figure the shortest distances route between two, points) are needed. While on the job, must achieve certification as a Law Enforcement Officer. [Training qualification requirements may be altered, as long as a specific plan exists to comply with the requirements set forth by the Wisconsin Training and Standards Bureau].