The Washington County Sheriff's Office is actively recruiting to create a pool of diverse candidates eligible for current and future Lateral Patrol Deputy vacancies in our Enforcement Division. The Sheriff's Office is seeking individuals who are great communicators, demonstrate strong moral character, possess good customer service skills, can think and reason under pressure, are active problem solvers, maintain positive attitudes and thrive in a team working environment.
Patrol Deputies respond to calls for service; patrol county roads, residential, and business areas; investigate traffic accidents; and enforce traffic and criminal laws.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POSITION:
You must meet all the following qualifications, and the recruitment and examination process will evaluate if you meet the following criteria:
Currently possess a Basic Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training “DPSST” certification OR other equivalent local, state or federal certification as a Police Officer or Sheriff's Deputy;
Have completed a Field Training Program;
Have at least one year of full-time equivalent (2080 hours) work experience as a certified law enforcement professional. Completion of required work experience must not have occurred greater than 12 months prior to the date of application submission.
215 SW Adams
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Complete Your Application in NEOGOV – All applicants are processed through NEOGOV which means you must be registered within that system. Once you are registered, you must complete an application for this recruitment. Please go to www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cowashingtonor and apply for the "NEW" Lateral Patrol Deputy position. If you are not currently registered in NEOGOV the system will prompt you on how to do so.