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Maricopa County Sheriff's Office - A career with a mission.

NOW accepting applications for DETENTION OFFICER
(effective MONDAY 4/28/2014 @ 12:01am through FRIDAY 5/2/2014 @ 11:59pm)

Apply at using the following steps:

1. Click on Employment on the left of page under Quick Links
2. Next click Clear All Categories in the Search Criteria area and select Law Enforcement only.
3. Click the GO button in the lower left of the screen. There you will see all jobs available in Law Enforcement.
4. Select Deputy Sheriff. You will see the job description and FAQ’s for becoming a Deputy Sheriff. On the right side of the screen select APPLY.

Note: Please utilize the Online application guide and Online application FAQs
resources for completing and submitting your employment application.

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with our citizens and contract cities, will enforce state laws, deter criminal activity, protect life and property, maintain order, and operate a safe, constitutional jail system.

Through innovative leadership and our dedication to providing quality services, the Sheriff's Office will maximize the use of its resources to provide the highest quality service which will aid in improving the quality of life for the citizens of Maricopa County.

The office is also dedicated to providing a caring and supportive environment for our employees because they are the backbone of the system and have a need for continued growth and development through education and training. Each employee will have opportunities for career development, professional growth, and a challenging work environment.

Employee creativity and innovations are encouraged for improving the effectiveness of the Office. Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude, within the Office, that they are expected to share when contacting the citizens of Maricopa County.