variable hour Deputy Sheriff

Washburn County is seeking applicants for the variable hour Deputy Sheriff position. Employees in this position will perform general police work to maintain public safety through the enforcement of State, Federal, and County laws. Well-qualified candidates will have law enforcement experience; and demonstrate the ability to deal effectively with the public, state & federal agencies, and special interest groups. Candidates must successfully pass a background investigation. Must be a high school grad or equivalent; must possess an Associate’s Degree in Police Science or 60 college level credits. Must meet the minimum requirements of the Law Enforcement Standards Board and possess Certification as a law enforcement officer in Wisconsin and have a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. Starting salary is $21.02/hr. To request an application or further information please contact the Washburn County Personnel Department, P.O. Box 337 Shell Lake, WI 54871 (ph. 715-468-4624) or go to www.co.washburn.wi.us. Resumes will be accepted but will not take the place of a completed application. EOE.