Deputy Sheriff - Court Security Deputy (CSD) Part-time - Orange County Sheriff's Office, FL

Posted:
August 1, 2019

Agency:
Orange County Sheriff's Office,FL

Title:
Deputy Sheriff - Court Security Deputy (CSD) Part-time

Description:

JOB SUMMARY

The incumbent in this position is responsible for maintaining law and order in and around the courtroom, ensuring the protection and safety of persons in and around the courtroom, and expediting courtroom proceedings by preparing the courtroom, ensuring the prisoner's prompt appearance in court, and following directives from the judge.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • Must be Florida Certified or Currently Attending a Florida Law Enforcement Officer Academy: 
    • Florida Certified (vested with authority to bear arms and make arrests):  Must have successfully completed the Florida Law Enforcement Officer Certification or Equivalency of Training from a Florida law enforcement academy and a passing score on the Florida law enforcement officer certification exam.
    • Currently Attending an Academy: Must be currently attending a Florida law enforcement officer academy.  Must obtain a passing score on the state law enforcement officer certification exam prior to receiving a conditional offer.
  • Good work history.
  • Accredited high school or GED diploma.  (Will not accept a certificate of completion.)
  • Must be able to comprehend and communicate fluently in verbal and written English.
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • U.S. Citizen.
  • Valid driver's license for the last year.
  • Must not have been convicted of a DUI (or any reduced charge such as reckless driving) within the past five years. Other driving history will be evaluated on a case by case basis.
  • Must not have been convicted of a felony.
  • Must not have been convicted of a misdemeanor involving moral character, false statements, perjury or domestic violence.
  • Must not have received a dishonorable discharge from the United States Armed Forces.
  • No marijuana use within the last two years.  No illegal drug use (scheduled narcotic) over the past three years. All other drug usage will be evaluated on a case by case basis.
  • Good physical condition.

Applicants with body ornamentation (tattoos) shall not have any visible body ornamentation on the head, face, and neck area, which includes the visible skin while wearing a collared uniform shirt with an unbuttoned top button.  Employees shall not have any visible body ornamentation located on the hands which is defined as the area from wrist to fingertips; however, a tattoo simulating a wedding ring on the ring finger of the left hand will not be considered excessive as described herein.  Applicants are encouraged to read the agency body ornamentation policy (Download PDF reader)before applying.
 
A Court Security Deputy has a two year commitment of service as a Court Security Deputy (CSD).  If the employee decides to pursue a career change to the position of Deputy Sheriff, he/she requests permission to the Human Resources Director via the chain of command to apply for Deputy Sheriff in Uniform Patrol.  The request can be submitted as early as 18 months of employment.  Once written approval is received by Human Resources Division, Recruiting and Background Section completes an abbreviated selection process (updated background).  The file is reviewed by the Sheriff for a conditional offer of employment as a Deputy Sheriff in Uniform Patrol.  Once a conditional offer of employment has been received, a medical exam and psychological evaluation are scheduled.  



Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
August 31, 2019

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