THIS POSTING IS FOR LATERAL APPLICANTS ONLY. Applicants must have current POST certification and at least two (2) years field experience as a certified peace officer to qualify as a lateral transfer. Otherwise, please apply to the general Patrol Deputy posting. This recruitment is being held to fill multiple openings, as well as to establish a hiring list for future openings.
Physical Agility Test is Required (July/August 2019). To attend testing, you must receive an invitation via email from the Ada County Sheriff's Office.
Prevents crime, enforces laws, protects against loss of life and property damage, and makes arrests. The incumbent uses personal judgment in the performance of duties, referring unusual, unique, or complex issues to the sergeant for advice and guidance.
(1) 6:00am-4:45pm, (2) 3:15pm-2:00am, (3) 7:45pm-6:30am. Work schedule is 5 days on, 4 days off, 5 days on, 5 days off (includes one training day each month). Shift pick every six months.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential functions satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being assigned to this job. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of individuals in the job. This job description is not an employment agreement and/or an expressed or implied employment contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Ada County provides Veteran's Preference for all County jobs except for those deemed "key positions" in accordance with Title 65, Chapter 5 of Idaho Code.