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CURRENT JOB OPENINGS FOR WHICH WE ARE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

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Current: Accepting applications through September 15th, 2019

NOTE: SPECIFY WHAT POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR ON THE APPLICATION

 

 

DEPUTY SHERIFF, PATROL DIVISION

Salary ranges: 14.61 while in Recruit Training (RDTP)                                                            15.34 when fully fledged.  (Usually 12 weeks but may vary)                            15.63 after acceptable first year.                                             (per hour rate, overtime available as well for most Deputies as well as some mandatory OT probable)

The Lanier County Sheriff’s Office, Lakeland, Georgia, is actively recruiting persons for appointment/employment as Deputy Sheriff. We are currently accepting applications from certified officers only. The Lanier County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer.

 Minimum Qualifications may include:
High School graduation or the equivalent is required. United States Citizen. Successful completion of in-depth background investigation. Successful completion of a polygraph examination. Successful completion of a physical/medical examination by an employer designated physician to include substance abuse screening.

Experience as a Uniformed Deputy Sheriff is preferred but any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities required for the job may be acceptable.

Requires a Valid Georgia Driver’s License and Georgia P.O.S.T. L.E. Certification in Good Standing indicating that you are employable.

Interested persons can obtain an application at laniercountysheriff.com and may submit them by mail or in person to The Lanier County Sheriff’s Office, 63 West Church Street, Lakeland, Georgia 31635

No walk-in interviews or telephone interviews/information concerning this position will be accepted. Also, you must either sign your information release and have it notarized before bringing your application in, or, you must sign your release and provide ID in front of a supervisor at our agency in order that we can begin your background check as soon as possible. An interview will be scheduled for you as soon as possible should your background support proceeding.

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