The Arlington County Sheriff's Office, Arlington Virginia
ARLINGTON COUNTY IS CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR THE POSITION OF
DEPUTY SHERIFF I
Earn a starting salary of $48,006 while working only 15 days per month Work mostly 12-hour fixed shifts with evening shifts earning an extra $1.00 per hour.
Receive full salary and benefits while attending the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy where you will earn certifications in both corrections and law enforcement upon graduation. A Deputy Sheriff performs a variety of duties either in corrections, inmate transportation, service of legal process or courtroom/courthouse security. Initial assignment will be in our state of the art direct supervision detention facility.
TO APPLY: Candidates must pre-register at the Arlington County Job Website ( www.arlingtonva.us ) prior to taking the entry level test. Once you apply, you will receive an email with directions for registering for a specific test date.
Testing for Deputy Sheriff I position will be at The Arlington County Courthouse (1425 N. Courthouse Road)
Next testing Dates will be:
Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 6:00pm
Saturday, November 7, 2016 at 10:00am
The examination does not require any advanced preparation or study. Candidates should arrive 30 minutes prior to test start time. Testing takes about 3 hours. No late admissions. Must present a valid photo ID at time of testing. Convenient to the Court House Metro stop (Orange Line) and on-site (metered) parking is also available. Electronic devices (cell phones, pagers, PDA’s, cameras, etc.) are not allowed in the Courthouse. They may be secured in an adjacent building for a nominal charge.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS § High school diploma or GED equivalent
§ At least 21 years of age at time of appointment
§ U.S. citizen at time of application
§ Valid driver’s license
Applicants will not be considered for the position of Deputy Sheriff for the below listed Disqualifiers
· Any Felony arrests or convictions.
· Any domestic violence convictions.
· Dishonorable discharge from military.
· DWI convictions within the last 3 years.
· Tattoos that cannot be covered by a standard long-sleeve uniform.
For additional information please send questions directly to the following email address: