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BC Public Service

DEP SH 18R - Deputy Sheriff

Full Time
3 days ago
Posting Title
DEP SH 18R - Deputy Sheriff

Position Classification
Deputy Sheriff Recruit


Work Options

Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)

Salary Range
$68,148.42 - $77,507.02 which includes a 3 Grid Temporary Market Adjustment. $48,729.07 annually for new recruits attending the fourteen-week Sheriff Recruit Training Program. In addition, eligible employees will receive a recruitment and incentive payment of $10,000 annually (payable in two semi-annual installments of $5,000 and pro-rated for partial periods of employment) , as well as a benefits package worth approximately $19,500 to $27,000 annually.

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Attorney General

Ministry Branch / Division
Court Services Branch/BC Sheriff Service

Job Summary

Applications are now being accepted for the November 2024 Sheriff Recruit Training (SRT)class.

Deputy Sheriffs provide protective and enforcement services to the Provincial , Supreme and Appeal Courts of British Columbia (89 court locations). As a Deputy Sheriff, you are a provincial peace officer and will work closely with different partners in the justice system to ensure all levels of courts in the province are operating smoothly and safely. For more information about the role, pleasevisit the Deputy Sheriff Career Opportunities website.

In order to progress to the rank of Deputy Sheriff, recruits must successfully complete the Sheriff Recruit Training program (SRT). The Deputy Sheriff position has a peace officer and court officer designation, so is held to a high standard of conduct, both on and off duty, by the employer, the public and the courts.

Applicants interested in the Deputy Sheriff position go through an intense assessment process requiring a commitment to gathering documentation and submitting copies within specific timeframes. For a detailed list of the assessment stages, documents required, and deadlines, please review the attachment at the bottom of this posting titled "Deputy Sheriff Assessment Process". You may want to prepare in advance, by registering early for tests, courses, and/or permits to avoid disappointment and missing deadlines. We regret we cannot accommodate extensions to our deadlines.

If you are a positive motivated and professional individual seeking an exciting, career building opportunity in law enforcement, we look forward to your application!

There are three regional opportunities:

DEP SH 18R - Deputy Sheriff (ISLAND) - Island Regional Posting Req 111455
DEP SH 18R - Deputy Sheriff (INTERIOR) - Interior Regional Posting Req 111456
DEP SH 18R - Deputy Sheriff (NORTH) - Northern Regional Posting Req 111458

Please ensure you apply to each posting you wish to be considered for by clicking the above links and following the application process outlined in the posting.

Job Category
Compliance and Enforcement, Correctional Services, Court and Judicial Services

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