Posted On 09/09/2022
Start a Career Where You Will Make a Difference
Do you have passion for community service and helping others? Then you should consider a rewarding career as a Deputy with the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office. Our deputies serve as mediators, decision makers, law enforcers, and community outreach. You will be helping people in their time of need, in a community that supports law enforcement.
The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office is hiring new deputies in Dubuque, IA. We offer competitive wages, generous time off, and comprehensive wellness benefits.
The Dubuque County Civil Service Commission will administer competitive examinations for the position of full-time Dubuque County Deputy Sheriff on Saturday, November 19, 2022.
Those interested should apply no later than Friday, November 4, 2022 at the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office, 770 Iowa Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 or at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/dubuquecounty/.
You may call or e-mail Kelly Otting at (563) 583-4789 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Applicants passing the written examination must also pass a physical agility test and meet the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy's Minimum Standards. This test will be administered before the written examination at the Chlapaty Recreation & Wellness Center on the University of Dubuque campus. Applicants passing both the written exam and physical fitness will then participate in a brief, but scored, Oral Board Interview immediately following the physical fitness portion.
PT Standards can be found at: https://ileatraining.org/files/DDF/Form-PTStandards.pdf
Wondering if you can find a place in our ranks?
• 13 paid Holidays
• One of the top health care packages in Iowa
• Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS)
• Family-first organization
• Shift Differential pay
• Numerous opportunities for advancement or additional training
• Maximum pay level achieved in only three years
• Contract buyout for previously certified officers
• Accelerated Iowa certification for most out-of-state certified peace officers
• Extra work and volunteer opportunities