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The Calhoun County Sheriff continually accepts applications for Deputy Sheriff and Telecommunications / 911 Operators. Applications can be obtained in person during normal business hours, or printed below. All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements to be considered for employment:

Minimum requirements for all positions:

·        Must have High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent

·        Must have clear criminal history

·        Must be a U.S. citizen

·        Must possess a South Carolina Driver’s License with clean driving history

·        Credit history must show financial stability

·        Satisfactory past employment history

·        Must pass drug screen and submit to random testing

·        Must meet satisfactory standard for all pre-employment testing and interviews

·        Must be at least 18 years old

Additional requirements for Deputy Sheriff:

·        Must be at least 21 years old

·        Must receive satisfactory medical and psychological evaluation

·        Must be able to complete certification standards set forth by the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy within one year of employment

 All Positions Benefits: 
Health Insurance                    Short / Long Term Disability Insurance
Dental Insurance                    Accident Insurance
Vision Insurance                     Cancer Supplemental Insurance
Life Insurance                          State Retirement

 Deputy Sheriff:
$35,000 per year certified
Take home vehicle
Uniforms, training and equipment provided

 Telecommunications Operator:
$26,500 per year certified
Uniforms and training provided

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