To apply for these positions, go to Jackson County Jobs.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office serves the 6th most populated county in the state, spanning over 2,800 square miles in Southern Oregon. We serve extremely rural areas, and more densely populated locations such as eleven incorporated cities.
We have opportunities in Corrections, Patrol, Detectives, S.W.A.T., Search and Rescue, K-9, Records, Civil, School Safety, and Leadership. We also collaborate with our partner agencies to provide Medical Examiner services , and within the Drug and Gang Task Force. If you are seeking a multifaceted career and want to work with dedicated professionals, join our team at JCSO.
We are very interested in adding quality people to our team, and you could have the opportunity to be with a law enforcement agency where you are a part of it all.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office currently employs over 170 regular, full-time police and support personnel. We are consistently recruiting and testing for our open law enforcement positions. We have been fortunate to employ high quality people. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office also utilizes several divisions of support personnel, managing data entry into law enforcement systems, case record keeping, and civil matters. We continually seek individuals who may be interested in a career in law enforcement, and have a desire to benefit their society.
You may be one of those people...
Are You: 21 years old and a U.S. citizen?
A high school graduate?
DID YOU KNOW: All new law enforcement in the State of Oregon must obtain training at the Department of Public Safety, Standards and Training, after being hired. No previous experience or education is required. What you do need is to be of strong ethical character, be competent, be courageous, and be compassionate. You must also be mission-driven and teamwork oriented. During and upon completing your training, you’ll be working with some of the finest people and professionals you’ll ever know.