SNOHOMISH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
3000 ROCKEFELLER, MS 606
EVERETT, WASHINGTON 98201
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Updated: January 21, 2020
Job Classification: Entry Level and Lateral Corrections Deputy
The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office is building an ongoing eligibility list for Entry Level Corrections Deputy. The department will be pulling a list of names at the end of every month.
All candidates must also fill out the County application at agency.governmentjobs.com/snohomish/default.cfm. Pick out the appropriate job title you are applying for off the list and click on “Apply” on the right-hand side of the job announcement.
**Lateral Candidates DO NOT need to test with National Testing Network. Only the department application is required**
The department requires the candidate PHQ. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. NTN suggests completing the PHQ as soon as possible or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: Current rate is $53,849.00 - $71,459.00 per yr
Contact Information:Christopher JohnsonChristopher.Johnson@co.snohomish.wa.us
Department Overview: Snohomish County is located on Puget Sound, between Skagit County to the north and King County (and Seattle) to the south. Covering 2,090 square miles, it is the 13th largest county in total land area in Washington.Snohomish County's varied topography ranges from saltwater beaches, rolling hills and rich river bottom farmlands in the west to dense forest and alpine wilderness in the mountainous east. Glacier Peak, at 10,541 feet, is the highest point in Snohomish County and one of the highest in Washington State. Sixty-eight percent of the county land area is forest land, 18% is rural, 9% is urban/city and 5% is agricultural.The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office Corrections Bureau is a full service corrections facility with an inmate population of approximately 1200. There are various areas within the jail where the corrections deputies may be assigned, including booking and release, transport, detention, medical unit, and community corrections/work release. Inmates range from minimum to maximum security and this is a direct supervision facility.
Population: 733,036 (2012 estimate)
Age: Must be 21 at the time of hire and at least 20.5 at the time of application.
US Citizen: Yes or lawful permanent resident
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid WASHINGTON State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Prior Experience: Prefer one (1) year of work experience as a police or military police officer, probation or parole officer, jail attendant or guard, or work in a psychiatric facility, detention or juvenile center; OR, college level coursework in the area of corrections, law enforcement, police science, law and justice or social services related to correctional rehabilitation. A second language is preferred.
Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers:
Potential Drug Use Disqualifiers:
Financial Disqualifiers (reviewed on case-by-case basis):
Additional Disqualifiers (reviewed on case-by-case basis):