POST Certified Deputy Sheriff Trainee

Golden, CO
Jefferson County Sheriff

Are you seeking more than a paycheck?

Do you want to serve your community in a way that’s friendly, composed, and professional? At Jeffco, we are looking for customer-focused individuals just like YOU who take pride in their work, have an eye for detail, and believe in a positive attitude. Whether you are coming from a job that doesn’t connect with your sense of purpose, or leaving a company with an overwhelming schedule, you can find a better quality of life working with the Jeffco community. We offer exciting benefits such as flex time, generous holiday schedules, and regular business hours so you spend time on what’s important to you outside of work., and enjoy all the amenities Jefferson County has to offer!

If you are looking for a great opportunity for your career to take off, then this position welcomes you to work for a County that thrives on working collaboratively and overcoming challenges. We are seeking someone who has a strong work-ethic, is a self-starter, loves what they do and is motivated to share their knowledge and experience with those who they work with.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be 21 years of age by hire date
  • Must have valid Colorado driver’s license by hire date

Preferred Qualifications / Attributes:

  • Sixty semester or ninety quarter hours from an accredited college/university.
  • Active volunteer work in your local community.
  • Ability to speak a second language.
  • Honorable military service
  • Law enforcement preparation to include criminal justice classes, ride alongs, study of law enforcement publications, etc.