A Patrol Deputy is a law enforcement position that requires competency in detecting and investigating criminal activity; enforcement of local, state and federal laws; preparation of accurate reports to help in follow-up investigation, criminal and civil court, and in department investigations. Other duties may include serving civil papers, guarding prisoners, and assisting other agencies.
•Maintain department proficiency standards in the use of firearms.
•Safely operates a County vehicle in normal and emergency conditions.
•Use of field equipment.
•Use of computers required by the position.
•Successfully complete mandatory training.
•Remain calm and respond appropriately to emergency and threatening situations.
•Protect self and others in threatening situations.
MUST BE POST CERTIFIED
To be considered for this position, candidates must meet the following minimum requirements:
-Possess a High School Diploma or GED
-Must currently be P.O.S.T. Certified
-Must be at least 21 years of age
-Possess, or obtain a valid Colorado Drivers' License at time of hire.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Must successfully complete requirements for Colorado Police Officer Standard Training Certificate prior to the start of the academy, must pass various psychological, physical, and background examinations, must have valid Colorado driver's license, and must be able to obtain CPR/First Aid certification.