Responsible for the preservation and protection of life and property, the prevention of crime, the maintenance of good public order, the enforcement of civil and criminal law and other related duties as required by direction or assignment. Generally works assigned shifts but may be called upon to continue duties on other shifts at times as directed.
Must be Louisiana P.O.S.T. certified and have at least one year of Patrol experience, preferably two.
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office, which protects a vibrant and prosperous community in the Greater New Orleans Area, is looking for qualified applicants to join our team. Just 20 miles west of New Orleans, the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office meets the challenges of protecting a busy Mississippi River port, as well as the parish’s population of 53,000.
With a staff of nearly 400, the Sheriff’s Office is the only local law enforcement agency. The parish’s billion-dollar tax base funds a well-regarded public school system, a strong recreation program and a full-service Sheriff’s Office. Our neighborhoods range from 200-year-old communities to new subdivisions. And while we cherish our traditions, we are looking toward the future.
With a force of nearly 400, we provide a comprehensive array of resources that give us the ability to not only solve crimes, but help to prevent them by a focus on community outreach and engagement. We are looking for qualified, driven and motivated people to join our Sheriff’s Office.
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- US Citizen
- High School Diploma or GED
- No criminal background
- Louisiana P.O.S.T. Certified
- Must have at least one year of Patrol experience, preferably two.