HOCKING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE
25 EAST SECOND STREET
LOGAN, OHIO 43138
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Updated: July 17, 2019
Job Classification: Deputy Sheriff The Hocking County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting results for Patrol Deputy and Special Deputy. The department is building an eligibility list for current and future positions.
The office requires the candidate PHQ. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. The PHQ must be completed by the closing date or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: Collective Bargaining Unit: $17.83 to $20.76 depending on years of service; plus educational incentives and shift differential.
Benefit Information: The Hocking County Sheriff’s Office offers an attractive benefit package which includes 100% paid employee health insurance (single) 90%/10% family, paid leave, and retirement.
Department Overview: We have excellent career opportunities for self-motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our team.
Area Information: Hocking County has approximately 30,000 fulltime residents and is a wonderful place to live, work and play. The scenic Hocking Hills are one of Ohio’s greatest tourist attractions.
Discriminatory Harassment Policy: The Hocking County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating and maintaining a work environment that is free of all forms of discriminatory harassment, including sexual harassment and retaliation. The Office will not tolerate discrimination against members in hiring, promotion, discharge, compensation, fringe benefits and other privileges of employment. The Office will take preventive and corrective action to address any behavior that violates this policy or the rights it is designed to protect.
The non-discrimination policies of the Office may be more comprehensive than state or federal law. Conduct that violates this policy may not violate state or federal law but still could be subject a member to discipline.
US Citizen: Lawfully work in US
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Academy Certification: Must possess Ohio Peace Officer Training Certification and Ohio Peace Officer Weapon certification for firearms.
Prior Experience: Preferred but not required.
Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers: An applicant will not be approved to continue in the hiring process if any of the follow circumstances exist:
Driving Disqualifiers: An applicant will not be approved to continue in the application process if any of the following circumstances exist:
Drug Use Disqualifiers: An applicant will not be approved to continue in the application process if any of the following circumstances exist:
Employment Disqualifiers: The following circumstances should be taken into consideration when evaluating an applicant for approval.
Financial Disqualifiers: An applicant may not be approved to continue in the application process if any of the following circumstances exist:
Additional Disqualifiers: MORAL CHARACTER
An applicant will not be permitted to continue in the application process if any of the following circumstances exist:
Has admitted to or evidence indicates the applicant was an instigator in any of the following acts:
Hiring Process: The Hocking County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The below listed steps will be followed for every employment candidate being given consideration.