Patrol Deputy, Recruit

Clackamas, OR
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

Clackamas County SO Hiring

We’re looking for highly motivated, self-directed candidates with strong communication and interpersonal skills for Patrol Deputy, Recruit.


$72,010.44 annually
$34.62 hourly
+ Excellent Benefits (POA Representation)

After approximately one year of employment, successful completion of the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) Academy and the CCSO Field Training and Evaluation Program (FTEP) Deputy Sheriff, Recruit employees are moved to the Deputy Sheriff ($36.33 – $46.52 per hour) classification.

Position Highlights:

• Earn over $70k your first year during training, plus health insurance, county-paid retirement contributions, and more
• Earn vacation, sick leave, and personal days during training
• Receive incentive pay for possessing a bachelor’s or master’s degree with DPSST Intermediate Certification
• NEW: Eligible newly hired employees have the one-time option to frontload their first year of vacation accruals —meaning new employees have access to vacation time at time of hire

Entry Level Qualifications:

  • 21 years of age at time of employment
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Free from felony convictions
  • Prior to recruitment close date, candidates must pass National Testing Network (NTN) Frontline Exam (passing score is 65 or above for each section) and successfully complete Oregon Physical Abilities Test (ORPAT).