Max Starting Compensation $62,122.24

Excellent Benefit Plan

Required Qualifications:


Associates Degree or 60 credits towards a Bachelor's Degree AND/OR

Two years Military Experience (Must be in good standing with military)

U.S. Citizen

Minimum 21 Years Old

Valid Driver's License

Applicants are subjected to physical fitness test, written examination, intensive background investigation, interview process, psychological testing, drug screening, medical clearance and Basic Training Academy.


The Office of Training & Staff Development

Essex County Sheriff's Department

20 Manning Avenue

Middleton, MA 01949

Contact: Deputy Allisson Hernandez
(978) 750-1900 x 3316 

This entry-level position provides the opportunity for practical experience and broad exposure to the functions of the Essex County Sheriff's Department. Work involves successfully completing a twelve (12) week academy sanctioned by the Massachusetts Sheriff's Association and extensive on-the-job training. Emphasis is placed on training the recruit for continued employment with this Department. (Note: A more detailed description of the duties required in this position is available upon request from the Essex County Sheriff's Departments Training & Staff Development.)