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FULL TIME DEPUTY SHERIFF 

Eligibility: High School diploma or equivalent and must be 21 years of age or older; Peace Officer Certification from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Minimum Qualifications: Must be able to write clear and concise reports, maintain complete records as required, provide complete and accurate testimony of past facts and incident, communicate verbally and and in writing professional standards and maintain confidentiality of certain types of information. Must be able to work under pressure and remain calm in dangerous situations, have the ability to withstand job related stress. 

Salary Range: Starting pay of $3,200 per month with certificate pay of $100 per month per certificate with max at $400 and $100 per month uniform allowance

Benefits include holidays, vacation, sick leave, personal leave, retirement and insurance. A reference check will be done and job related tests might be required.

 

 

FULL TIME CORRECTIONS OFFICER/JAILER 

Eligibility: High School diploma or equivalent and must be 18 years of age or older; Jailer Certifications from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) or the ability to successfully complete a Certification course within 12 months of hire

Minimum Qualifications: Read, write and speak English and ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide and calculate percentages.

Salary Range: 14.00 to 18.12 an hour

Benefits include holidays, vacation, sick leave, personal leave, retirement and insurance. A reference check will be done and job related tests might be required.

 

 

 

Please complete the Sheriff's Office application and Personal History Statement below and return to the Lee County Sheriff's Office in person or by mail.

Lee County Sheriff's Office Application

TCOLE Personal History Statement