Benton Co Sheriff hiring full time Deputy Sheriff

DEADLINE:  JULY 17, 2020 AT 3:00 PM

THE BENTON COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF

DEPUTY SHERIFF  LATERAL TRANSFER.  AFTER COMPLETION OF PROBATIONARY PERIOD, IOWA

CERTIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE GRANTED UP TO SEVEN (7) YEARS CREDIT FOR PRIOR

SERVICE FOR THE CALCULATIONS OF PAY AND VACATION.   STARTING SALARY WILL BE FROM

$50,167.88 TO $59,622.42, DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE.  APPLICANTS MUST BE

CURRENTLY CERTIFIED PEACE OFFICERS IN THE STATE OF IOWA AND ABLE TO MEET

PHYSICAL AGILITY TESTING REQUIREMENTS AS SET FORTH BY THE IOWA LAW ENFORCEMENT.

PHYSICAL AGILITY TESTING WILL BE SCHEDULED BY APPOINTMENT. APPLICANTS

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETING PHYSICAL TESTING WILL CONTINUE TO THE BACKGROUND

INVESTIGATION AND INTERVIEW PORTION. APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE BENTON

COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE. A COMPLETED EMPLOYMENT PACKET MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE

BENTON COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TESTING

PROCESS. ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AND MAY BE FOUND AT:

HTTPS://WWW.BENTONCOUNTYIOWA.ORG/EMPLOYMENT/DEFAULT.ASPX HOWEVER ADDITIONAL

DOCUMENTATION WILL BE REQUIRED. THESE APPLICATIONS MUST BE RETURNED TO BENTON

COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE, 113 E 3RD ST VINTON, IA 52349 NO LATER THAN 3:00PM ON

JULY 17TH, 2020. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER 3:00PM WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

DEPUTY SHERIFF PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARDS. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE LOCATED

AT THE IOWA LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY WEBSITE: WWW.ILEATRAINING.ORG BENTON COUNTY

SHERIFFS OFFICE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/EOE AND PROVIDES A VETERAN’S

PREFERENCE TO QUALIFIED VETERANS AS REQUIRED BY IOWA CODE CHAPTER 35C.