The Morgan County Sheriff's Office is looking for qualified candidates to be Deputy Sheriffs assigned to our Field Operations Division. MCSO is a forward-thinking law enforcement agency with the motto of: Family, Faith, Service.
Applicants for the Field Operations Division must be Georgia P.O.S.T. certified.
Deputies work 12-hour shifts: 0530 to 1730 and 1730 to 0530 and have every other Friday, Saturday and Sunday off.
All applicants must complete the Morgan County Board of Commissioners Application and the Morgan County Sheriff's Office Application. Both should be completely filled out and notarized. Resumes may be attached to completed applications. Be sure to attach all required documents. Application will remain on file for one year. Both applications can be found online at http://www.morgancountyga.gov/254/Employment-Opportunities
The hiring process includes a thorough review of the application for completeness, a physical agility test for patrol deputies, a panel interview, a psychological examination, an extensive background investigation to include a credit check, a pre-employment lie detection examination and a physical examination to include drug testing.
Annual salary of $36,552.09; $1,000.00 signing bonus after first year
Employee benefits include: health insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, voluntary 457K plan, uniform allowance, nine paid holidays, annual leave, sick leave and a take home vehicle if residence is within Morgan County or within 15 miles of the Morgan County line-based upon assignment.
Possess a valid Georgia driver's license.
Be at least 21 years of age.
Be a U.S. citizen.
Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
Have no felony or family violence convictions.
No convictions for any misdemeanor or traffic offenses that would establish a pattern of disregard for the law.
Pass all phases of the hiring/selection process.
All MCSO employees are required to submit to random drug testing throughout their employment.