Deputy Sheriff - York County Sheriff, ME

Posted:
July 3, 2019

Agency:
York County Sheriff,ME

Title:
Deputy Sheriff

Description:

YORK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, Maine

Deputy Sheriff

Applications are being accepted until Friday, July 26, 2019 @ 4:30pm

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Enforces federal and state laws, court orders, and warrants.
  • Conducts investigations and writes reports on incidents involving area of duty.
  • Patrols assigned areas to detect and prevent crime; answers calls for service and assistance.
  • Investigates criminal complaints and accidents; conducts crime and accident scene analysis.
  • Enforces motor vehicle laws by stopping violators and taking appropriate enforcement action.
  • Assists investigators and personnel from the District Attorney's office in the preparation of cases for trial; testifies in court.
  • Prepares timely and accurate reports; reviews investigative, arrest, accident, and supplemental reports for accuracy.
  • Questions witnesses and complainants; investigates suspects.
  • Attends community meetings; organizes neighborhood watches; makes presentations to churches, schools, civic organizations, and business leaders; participates in agency volunteer programs.
  • Writes and executes search warrants; serves warrants, court orders, and subpoenas.
  •    Maintains assigned vehicle, firearms, and other equipment.
  • Directs traffic as needed.
  • Collects and maintains evidence; ensures proper chain of custody.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • U.S. Citizen
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Be 21 years of age at the date of hire l
  • No criminal record
  • Possess a valid driver's license w/acceptable motor vehicle record
  • Able to read and write at a level necessary to master the law enforcement basic training course
  • Good character and reputation

unless the applicant has an associate degree or 60 credit hours of post-secondary education in which case the applicant must be at least 20 years of age.

York County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Maine Criminal Justice Academy full-time law enforcement officer certification or full-time law enforcement officer from another state that is accepted by the MCJA

Applicants Must Successfully Complete:

Pre-Screen Interview, Oral Interview(s), Background Investigation, Physical Agility Test, Medical Screening, Psychological Screening, Polygraph Examination, and Firearms Qualification.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive wages with lateral entry consideration ($47,424.00 to $53,248) and full benefit package inclusive with a new county health insurance plan, county issue police vehicle, and retirement options.

Application Process

You must provide the complete application package (listed below);

  1. Application for Employment Form
  2. Resume

* *Applications are being accepted until Friday, July 26, 2019 @ 4:30pm**

The ENTIRE application package may be mailed or dropped off at the YORK COUNTY SHERIFF'S

OFFICE, One Layman way, Alfred, Maine 04002; 207-324-1113 Monday through Friday 8:30 - 4:30 PM. The application can be found online by downloading only and printing from the county website: http://www.yorkcountymaine.gov (Sheriff's Office) *DO NOT submit online.



Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
July 26, 2019

  All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description.