We are hiring!

We are currently hiring for the Deputy Sheriff  position for those who are already OPOTA certified. Complete Steps 1 and 2 below.


We are also hiring Corrections Officers. Click Here to learn more about our progressive work environment before completing Step 1 below.


The following civilian positions also have openings. Complete only Step 1 below.

  • Corrections Clerk
  • Records Clerk 

To learn about all of the civilian opportunities, such as finance, information technology, dispatch, and human resources, CLICK HERE. To see our process and hiring guidelines, CLICK HERE


Application Process

Step 1: To view the job description and complete your online application: APPLY HERE.

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. We are past the application deadline for this summer’s 2024 internship. The summer 2025 application process will open in mid-to-late January 2025.