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  The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or job related disability.

 

   Minimum Requirements for Deputy Sheriff or Reserve Deputy

  Graduation from an accredited high school or possess GED at the time of
application.
  Minimum age of 21.
  Must be of high moral character and pass a background check.
  Discharged under honorable conditions form the Armed Forces, if applicable.
  Must Possess a valid Tennessee Drivers License
  Will be screened for misdemeanor/felony record. (Must not have been convicted
of or pleaded guilty to, or entered a plea of no contest to any felony charge or
to any violation of any federal or state laws or city ordinances relating to force,
violence, theft, dishonesty, liquor or controlled substances.)

     Minimum Requirements for Corrections Officer

Graduation from an accredited high school or possess GED at the time of
application.
Minimum age of 18.
Must be of high moral character and pass a background check.
Discharged under honorable conditions form the Armed Forces, if applicable.
Must Possess a valid Tennessee Drivers License
Will be screened for misdemeanor/felony record. (Must not have been convicted
of or pleaded guilty to, or entered a plea of no contest to any felony charge or
to any violation of any federal or state laws or city ordinances relating to force,
violence, theft, dishonesty, liquor or controlled substances.)

  To be considered for a position with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office print or pick up an application at the Justice Center located at:

765 Justice Center Drive

Dandridge, Tennessee 37725

Telephone Number: (865) 471-6000 ext. 1000

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