Deputy Sheriff Recruit Job – Washoe County – Reno, Nevada


Position Title: Deputy Sheriff Recruit
Position Type: Civilian

Closing Date: 12/28/2012

Job Description

Whether you are looking for a career for the first time, changing careers or returning from military service, deciding what career is right for you can be confusing. The right choice can offer you the right opportunities; professional advancement, a rewarding work environment, diversity in job options, service to your community and attractive benefits. At the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office we understand that these opportunities are an important part of your career building plan.The Sheriff’s Office is the premiere law enforcement agency in northern Nevada, and is committed to providing the highest quality police service and protection to our residents and visitors of Washoe County. We are looking for career seekers who understand problem solving, critical thinking, are disciplined, good communicators, understand integrity, honesty and commitment, want to make a difference and have a desire to serve their community.

If you feel that we are a good match, we can offer you a variety of exciting and challenging career opportunities that make a difference in the community in which you work, live and play.

Additional Information

You can Apply for positions currently available on-line by clicking

which will lead you to the Washoe County Human Resources website. (We can only accept online applications. Resumes can be attached when you apply online).

You can also find out more information at Sheriff’s web site at:

Job Requirements

  • Age 21 years of age
  • Education high school or possession of a G.E.D Certificate
  • Experience N/A
  • Additional Requirement: Currently an US citizen

Salary Information

Entry Level Salary: $39,187 - annual
Academy Graduate: $45,884 - annual

Contact Information

Margaret Brindzak
Washoe County
911 Parr Blvd
Reno, Nevada 98512
ph: (775)328-6383