Current Public Notices

Deputy Job Posting

Education Level

High School diploma or GED and a North Carolina Basic Law Enforcement Training Certificate

Duties

Provide a wide range of services to the public as a sworn law enforcement officer to include protecting lives, property, and rights of the citizens in Beaufort County. Serve legal papers, attend court, answer complaint calls and patrol the County in an official vehicle to deter crime or apprehend violators or suspects.

Starting Pay

$36,219-$43,462 DOQ plus $2,000 Associate or $4,000 Bachelor’s Degree educational incentive and 401K benefit

Benefits

Reduced cost health insurance, take home patrol car, uniforms and equipment provided, yearly physical fitness incentive, progressive administrative support, continuing educational opportunities, retirement account, 11 paid holidays a year, vacation and sick leave, and promotional opportunities as performance and training allows

How to Apply

Interested applicants must complete an Applicant Background Package. Packages may be picked up or mailed out Monday through Friday from 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. at the Beaufort County Sheriffs Office located at 210 North Market Street in Washington. Information is also available online at beaufortcountysheriff.org/resources/careers/ There is no application deadline for this position. Applications are continuously accepted for all positions at the Sheriffs Office and maintained for 120 days. After initial screening, a background investigation may be conducted on Application Packets to determine suitability. The background investigation will include at a minimum: contacting references and employers, a credit report screening, a physical exam, a psychological exam and a drug screen. State law requires that all sworn Deputy Sheriffs be at least 21 years of age. Females and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Call (252) 946-7111 with questions or mailing requests.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

911 Telecommunicator Job Posting

Public Notice
October 25, 2018

View the Employment Packet

Education Level

High School Diploma or GED

Duties

The 911 Telecommunicator works in the Sheriff’s Office enhanced 911 Communications center.  Answers 911 lines, non-emergency administrative lines, and obtains and properly verifies the location of service. Assists and instructs callers using Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) and fire protocols. Gathers necessary information for responders. Utilizes the Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system for call processing and dispatching, mapping, monitoring and reporting. Operates a computerized, multi-channel two-way radio to transmit and receive messages, and monitor responder activity.  Operates the telephone system to include transferring, speed dial and other functions essential to daily operations. Makes notification and relays information as needed. Completes required continuing education to maintain certifications. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Starting Pay

$31,732-$37,734 DOQ plus $2,000 Associate or $4,000 Bachelor’s Degree educational incentive and 401K benefit

Benefits

Reduced cost health insurance, uniforms and equipment provided, yearly physical fitness incentive, progressive administrative support, continuing educational opportunities, retirement account, 11 paid holidays a year, vacation and sick leave, and promotional opportunities as performance and training allows

How to Apply

Interested applicants must complete an Applicant Background Package. Packages may be picked up or mailed out Monday through Friday from 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. at the Beaufort County Sheriffs Office located at 210 North Market Street in Washington. Information is also available online at beaufortcountyso.com. There is no application deadline for this position. Applications are continuously accepted for all positions at the Sheriffs Office and maintained for 120 days. After initial screening, a background investigation may be conducted on Application Packets to determine suitability. The background investigation will include at a minimum: contacting references and employers, a credit report screening, a physical exam, a psychological exam and a drug screen. State law requires that all sworn Deputy Sheriffs be at least 21 years of age. Females and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Call (252) 946-7111 with questions or mailing requests.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Download Employment Application Packages

Download the application packages below for the position that you are wanting to apply for. Once you have completed the necessary steps outlined in the packet, please return them to the front office located at 210 N. Market Street in Washington North Carolina.  If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail cvanhorn@co.beaufort.nc.us or call (252)946-7111.

Deputy Sheriff Job Packet

Detention Officer Job Packet

Detention Officer Job Packet

Telecommunicator Job Packet

Telecommunicator Job Packet

Employee Selection Process

Employee Selection Process