Job Description

Overall Job Objective

What Success Looks Like In This Job

Project oriented position based on the needs of the Sheriff’s Office

Examples of Duties for Success

  • Adhere to policy, procedures, and post orders. 
  • Responsible for the protection of life and property; prevention of crimes; apprehension of criminals.
  • Duties include but not limited to, answer calls for service; complete appropriate and required paperwork; testify in court; resolve conflict; complete required training; communicate clearly with citizens and other law enforcement professionals; dispense information to those who need it
  • Prepare variety of reports.
  • Enforce Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations.
  • Patrol assigned area to enforce laws, investigate crimes, and arrest violators.
  • Investigate illegal or suspicious activities or persons, quell disturbances, arrest violators
  • Conduct preliminary investigation at the scene of a crime, administer first aid, and gather evidence.
  • Establish traffic control and Deputy protection at incidents that may attract crowds.
  • Serve civil papers, court documents, and subpoenas
  • Participate and complete annual law enforcement driving certification.
  • Participate and complete 16 hours of annual training in the area of P.P.C.T.  Must be certified every quarter.
  • Participate in training ( Quarterly Range Qualification, PPCT, Taser, OC Re-Certification)
  • Perform Deputy Duties at parades, processions, demonstrations, community activities, and sporting events.
  • Check and report on deficient streetlights, signs, road surfaces and other facilities that serve the public
  • Perform other duties that are assigned

Qualifications for Success

  • Minimum 21 years of age
  • Must have correctable vision to 20/40
  • Ability to be assertive and self-motivated
  • Must have High School Diploma or GED
  • A valid Colorado Driver’s License
  • P.O.S.T certified Peace Officer

Application Instructions

Please apply for this position by following the link provided below. A new window will open on your screen and you will be directed to the Adams County Government employment website. From there, please follow the application directions provided. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO SAY YOU SAW THE AD ON JOBING.COM!

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