LAWRENCE COUNTY JOB OPENING NOTICE

 

 

 

 

Date:

April 3, 2018

 

 

Job Title:

Lawrence County Deputy Sheriff

 

 

Department/Office:

Sheriff’s Office

 

 

Closing Date:

When Position Is Filled

 

 

Start Date:

To Be Set

 

 

Starting Pay:

$23.43 - $23.49

 

 

Work Schedule:

Hours will vary, including nights, weekends and holidays.

 

 

Submit Application/ Résumé to:

Paul Hansen, Chief Deputy or Tavis Little, Captain

 

 

Description of Duties:

Conducts law enforcement duties independently or in conjunction with municipal, county, or other enforcement personnel.  The Deputy Sheriff is responsible for the enforcement of laws, prevention and suppression of crime, and the protection of the public.

 

 

Experience/Education:

Previous law enforcement experience desirable. South Dakota Law Enforcement Certificate or eligibility for reciprocity preferred.  Capable to obtain SD Law Enforcement Certificate required.  College or Military desirable, High school diploma or GED required.

 

 

Additional Information:

Must have a working knowledge of Patrol Tactics and Duties.  Must be able to reason logically and make sound decisions in an emergency.  Must have good interpersonal skills in working with offenders, witnesses, victims, court officers and the general public.  Must have a valid SD driver’s license.  Must pass medical exam, minimum physical standards, pass a pre-employment drug screen, written exam, polygraph, and psychological exam.

 

 

 

Lawrence County is an equal opportunity employer.