Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office

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Open Positions

If you wake up with a heart and mind to serve your community, we’re looking for you. Serving in the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office can be the most fulfilling career opportunity you will ever experience.

At the Sheriff’s Office, our goal is to recruit a high-quality, diverse group of candidates that reflects the community we serve for our staff positions.

If you’re passionate about engaging with your community and serving those around you, there are a variety of opportunities for you to advance your career with us, whether in our jail services, patrol, court services, or many other sections within the Sheriff’s Office.

We’re excited to share our vision, values, and goals with you. We look forward to reviewing your application.


Click here to see a current list of job opportunities with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office.


Special Deputies

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Special Deputies is a volunteer organization committed to supporting and operating the Sheriff’s Office. The Special Deputies are comprised of people interested in serving their community as law enforcement deputies. Special Deputies have the same arrest powers and uniforms as full-time officers and are Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA) certified.

Special Deputies provide security at various community events, concerts, sporting events, and school and private events and can be called out by the Sheriff for emergencies.

Applications for the Special Deputies are always being accepted. Our hiring process includes interviews and an extensive background check process.

Click here to see current volunteer opportunities like Special Deputies.