Deputy Sheriff (Full Time)

Orleans County Vermont, also known as the Northeast Kingdom, is a beautiful land filled with stunning views, rich fishing grounds, and stock full of nature activities. Our department protects this 721 sq mile treasure with its 27,000 people and 1788 miles of roads.

The Orleans County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for full time Deputy Sheriffs. We are seeking highly motivated applicants, willing to serve the communities we work in. Applicants need to be able to work in potentially stressful situations with diverse populations. Pay is based on experience and certification.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, have a valid operator’s license, be 18 years of age, pass entrance tests required for the VCJTC, pass a polygraph exam, and an extensive background investigation. Currently certified officers encouraged to apply.

The Orleans County Sheriff’s Department offers an excellent benefit package to include access to health, vision, and dental including extra coverage in short term disability, accident, cancer, hospital and participates in the 20 year state retirement system.

Orleans County Sheriff’s Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.