Are you interested in a rewarding career in the field of Law Enforcement?
Sussex County Sheriff's Office may be your ticket to a secure future.
Sussex County Sheriff's Office- Sussex, Virginia
UPDATED February 10, 2023
We are currently advertising for the following positions:
Sworn Deputy Sheriffs - Assigned to JAIL, Patrol, and Communications - starting salary $44,295.00.
Benefits: Virginia State Retirement, Single coverage paid health insurance, and paid time off.
Anyone interested in applying please submit a state application with a reference cover letter via mail, email, or hand-deliver to the Sheriff's Office.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age; have a high school diploma or equivalent; be of good character; be in good health and physical condition and pass a physical examination; possess a valid Virginia driver's license and have a good driving record; must not have a criminal record or DUI conviction; be willing to submit to a background investigation; must possess keyboarding / computer skills; and complete the required basic training within one year of hire date.
Salary consideration will be given to applicants who are DCJS certified in Virginia.
Interested persons should send a cover letter and Virginia state application (DPT Form 10-012).
To Download or Print a Commonwealth of Virginia Job Application click here
Send applications to:
Sussex County Sheriff's Office
P. O. Box 1326
Sussex, Virginia 23884
Closing Date: Until Position Filled