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Careers with the Sheriff's Office

Careers with the Sheriff's Office

Deputy Careers (Entry-level)
Join us as a new career.
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Deputy Careers (Lateral-entry)
Join us as a lateral-entry deputy.
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The Sheriff’s Office holds Candidate Engagement Sessions hosted by the Basic Training Unit about the hiring process, deputy position and what to expect.  You will have to have taken the PST tests and scores sent to the King County Sheriff's Office to attend.  Once your scores are sent to us, you will be emailed an invite, after screening. 

Communications Careers

Make a difference in others' lives as a 9-1-1 call receiver or dispatcher.
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County Marshal Careers
Use your previous police experience as a County Marshal.
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Professional Careers
Serve in one of dozens of non-commissioned career positions.
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