Sponsored Recruit

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office

Position: Sponsored Recruit
Division: Enforcement
Salary: $24,038(Until Academy Graduation & Passing of State Exam) then goes up to $39,500
Deadline: Until Filled

Job Description:

The sponsored recruit will attend law enforcement academy that will introduce them to the fundamentals of law enforcement and prepare them to become a deputy sheriff with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. The sponsored recruit will attend classroom lectures on subjects including criminal law, laws of arrest, traffic laws, juvenile law, principles of law enforcement, rules of evidence, rules of search and seizure, patrol theory and methods, and report writing; observe demonstrations on arrest and control methods and the care and use of firearms; participate in physical conditioning and self-defense exercises; practice the use of firearms; and take examinations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a least 21 years of age by the date of graduation
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must have a valid class D driver’s license
  • Must be able to work any hours or days as needed (shift work, holidays and weekends).
  • No marijuana usage in the past three years. No usage of other controlled substances in the past ten years.
  • Must have not been convicted of a felony
  • Must have not had driver’s license suspended in the last year
  • Must have not received 3 or more moving traffic violations in the past 3 years

If interested you can apply online at Osceolasheriff.org.

RECRUITING
THE OSCEOLA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
2601 E. IRLO BRONSON MEMORIAL HWY
KISSIMMEE, FL 34744
407-344-5240

OSCEOLA COUNTY SUPPORTS THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 1990. APPLICANTS WITH A DISABILITY MAY REQUEST REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS THROUGHOUT THE JOB APPLICATION PROCESS BY CALLING 407-344-5240. REQUESTS FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO THE JOB APPLICATION PROCESS MUST BE MADE FIVE(5) DAYS IN ADVANCE.

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