“When you hire good people, provide them with quality training, and allow them to grow, you eventually have a top-notch law enforcement agency where the focus is on the citizens we serve.”  - Sheriff Martin


















                  Delaware County Sheriff's Office Employment Opportunities


The application process has been streamlined and is achieved by completing an online application. Click on the hyperlink below:



The Sheriff's Office maintains submitted applications on file for one year, from date received. During the course of a year, if an open position becomes available, the Sheriff's Office will correspond with applicants currently on file.

Please note: we receive several applications for various positions on a daily basis. While we would like to contact each applicant directly with status information, you will only be contacted if you are chosen for an interview. Thank you for understanding.

The Sheriff's Office offers career opportunities in the following fields:

  • Communications Dispatcher * 
  • Corrections Officer *                                                                    
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Professional Staff - (Records Clerk, Administrative Assistant)


Please click the web address above for current employment opportunities.


* COMMUNICATIONS DISPATCHER and CORRECTIONS OFFICER CANDIDATES: After your application is completed above,  please see the link below, which will take you to the National Testing Network site.  All applicants applying for a Communications Dispatcher position or Corrections Officer position must complete NTN testing.  If you have questions regarding the NTN process please contact NTN directly.




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