Now Hiring Sheriff's Deputies and Jailers

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office continually searches for imaginative, well-educated and highly motivated individuals who have a strong sense of public service. This isn't a profession for just anyone. You must be willing to devote your time and energy to the community. The learning process is unending. You will constantly be evaluated by your supervisors, your peers, and even by yourself. Nevertheless, and more importantly, you will constantly be evaluated by the community you protect and serve. The hours can be brutal at times. However, the pay and benefits are good. Care to try it on?

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office accepts applications as needed for vacant positions on-line through the NeoGov System. Interested applicants may also visit the Human Resources Office, located on the 4th Floor of the Municipal Building. Applications are no longer received in person at the Sheriff’s Office Personnel Office.

We currently have openings for the following positions open:

Starting Salary Deputy Jailer $35,085.91
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Starting Salary Deputy Sheriff (Operations) $38,479.92 
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Important Information

The hiring process takes time. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, you may not be contacted immediately. Every application that we receive is reviewed very carefully. If there is any reason for disqualification we will notify you. If there are no disqualifying factors, applications are placed in the active file. All applications remain active for a period of two years.

We ask that you please do not call or come by the office to check on your application. We will contact you to schedule an interview.

We appreciate your interest in employment with our department, thank you for your patience and wish you every success. Richmond County is an equal opportunity employer. If you have any questions please EMAIL the Richmond County Sheriff's Office at