We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Corrections Officers
  • Deputy Sheriff (for this current posting, we are only processing applications from candidates who are currently OPOTA certified or are currently enrolled in an Academy set to graduate by 06/01/2020.)

For the above two positions, complete Steps 1 & 2 in the “Application Process” section below.

For the next position, complete only Step 1 in the “Application Process” section below. 

  • Records Clerk 


We offer a variety of challenging and highly rewarding career opportunities at the Sheriff’s Office.

To learn the deputy sheriff position, CLICK HERE.

To learn about all of the other civilian opportunities, such as records clerks, finance, information technology, dispatch, and human resources, CLICK HERE.


Application Process

Step 1: Complete your online application at applitrack.com/delawarecounty/onlineapp.

Step 2: After your application is completed above, please visit the National Testing Network site at nationaltestingnetwork.com. All applicants applying for positions that are required to complete Step 2 (*) must complete NTN testing. If you have questions regarding the NTN process, please contact NTN directly.

The Sheriff’s Office maintains submitted applications on file for one year, from date received.

The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer


College Internship Program

Every summer, we hire 1 to 2 college students for a 10-week paid law enforcement internship program. This popular program provides a real-world, hands-on, unique learning experience for those pursuing a career in criminal justice.  The application process begins in December, with final candidate selections made by late February/early March. If you are a college student entering your junior or senior year, check back on our website the first of the year to apply.