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    Sheriff's Office Employment Opportunities

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    Our mission is to courageously protect and respectfully serve our community. And we need honorable, career-oriented professionals to join our team. Click the links below to begin your career journey.


    • $1,500 Hiring Bonus for DOs
    • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Retirement Benefits
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • 24 Hour Access to Fitness Center
    • Meals Provided While on Duty
    • $24+/HR Starting Pay for DOs


    Detention Officers

    Supervise inmates who are confined 24 hours a day, seven days a week in the Tarrant County Confinement system to ensure the safe keeping of all inmate property and maintain care for all persons in the custody of the Sheriff. This position may also perform basic administrative duties to arrange and coordinate the surrender and transfer to Tarrant County Texas of individuals accused or convicted of offenses outside the territory of the asylum state and within the territorial jurisdiction of Texas. This position description applies to all TCSO Detention Officer positions and functions.


    Deputy Sheriff

    Provides law enforcement and protection to the citizens of Tarrant County including performing duties in the Operations Division, which includes but is not limited to Judicial, Patrol, Investigations, Warrants and Community Relations-Training.


    9-1-1 Dispatcher

    Receive, process, and dispatch both emergency and non-emergency requests for law enforcement services within Tarrant County.


    Recruiter Contact:

    Phone: 817-321-4887




    This page was last modified on November 07, 2022


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