Waukesha County

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HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE WAUKESHA SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT?

For Deputy Sheriff job opportunities and to apply, please visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/jobs.

The Waukesha County Sheriff's Department has an ongoing recruitment for certified/certifiable candidates.  Please click on the link above and search "Deputy" to apply.

The Waukesha County Sheriff's Department typically opens recruitment twice a year for Deputy Sheriff - Law Enforcement Academy Sponsorship. This position requires the candidate to attend an 18-week Law Enforcement Academy which is paid for by the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department. The candidate will be paid wages and accrue benefits while in the academy.  Please click on the above link and search "Deputy Sheriff - Law Enforcement Academy Sponsorship" to learn if this opportunity is available.  

All applicants must successfully complete the extensive screening process which includes:

•Application review

Physical ability test (PAT)

Physical Readiness Test (PRT) - Non-certified candidates only

•Oral interview(s)

•Polygraph - Potential topics may include drug use, illegal activities, theft, job performance/employment, driving habits, life history, integrity, etc.

•Medical examination

•Psychological examination

•Drug screen