Are you looking for more than just a job? We offer qualified citizens a career in Law Enforcement starting with a firm foundation as a Georgia certified Detention Officer and the opportunity to earn your certification as a Georgia Peace Officer. Come join our team and launch your career in Law Enforcement.
A career in Law Enforcement offers many challenges and rewards. Most entry level positions inside the Sheriff’s Office are in the Jail Division as a detention officer.
Detention Officer applicants must:
Be at least 20 years of age
Be a United States Citizen
Be a High School Graduate or possess a GED
Not have any convictions for felonies or misdemeanor offenses involving moral turpitude
Once hired pass and obtain Georgia Jail Officer Certification within 6 months of employment
The employment procedure includes: