Employment: Patrol Deputy

Posted On: 2/7/2017
Closing On:
Department: Sheriff’s Department
Location: 1315 17th Street, Alamosa, CO

Job Description: Must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license and be Colorado Post Certified. 2 years of relevant law enforcement experience preferred.  Pre-employment background check and drug screening required upon offer of employment.    

Enforces laws and ordinances and investigates violations of the same.
Follows department policies and procedures. Studies applicable federal, state and local laws and ordinances.
Maintains a working knowledge of arrestee rights.
Familiar with preventive, protective and defensive tactics.
Mediates disputes, responds to notices of disturbance.
Patrols assigned areas.
Conducts searches.
Interrogates suspects, gathers evidence and interviews victims and witnesses.
Testifies in court.
Must have strong computer skills. Have the ability to document cases, evaluate situations, analyze, and be a strong team player.

Alamosa County Application form required. Applications may be picked up at the County Human Resource Office 8900-A Independence Way or Download Application here. Inquiries may be directed to 719-587-5166.

Completed applications may be e-mailed to wpaddock@alamosacounty.org.