Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Patrol Deputy Job Opening

The Sagadahoc County Sheriff's Department has an opening for a full time Patrol Deputy.
The role of Patrol Deputy includes, but is not limited to: answering calls for protection of life and property; conducting preliminary investigations; interviewing witnesses, victims and suspects; gathering evidence; substantiating fact finding in court; serving warrants and civil documents; pursuit and apprehension of suspects and making arrests; directing traffic and enforcing traffic laws; assisting and cooperating with other law enforcement agencies in investigations, arrests and other collaborative initiatives; keeping and maintaining firearms and other equipment in working condition; maintaining all necessary trainings and certifications.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, in excellent health, and must possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.  They must be able to pass an in depth background check, a polygraph test, and a complete medical examination.
In addition, applicants must have already taken and passed the ALERT test and Physical Fitness Test (PFT) prior to applying for this position.   Information about the ALERT test and PFT requirements, for law enforcement officers in Maine, can be found on the Maine Criminal Justice website http://www.maine.gov/dps/mcja/.
Sagadahoc County offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Please submit a cover letter, application and resume by 4:00 pm on Friday, July 7, 2017 to:
Human Resource Director 752 High Street, Bath, Maine 04530
or email hr@sagcounty.com
or via fax 207-443-8213.