Sheriff's Chief Deputy
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) is looking to fill the
position of Chief Deputy Sheriff.
Interviews for final candidates will be held on Monday December
17th and Tuesday December 18th 2018.
Current employees of the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office are
encouraged to apply!
Effective January 6, 2019, there will be a general salary
adjustment of 2.5% to the minimum and maximum of the range.
Location and hours:
This position requires working a flexible schedule including
days, evenings, overnights, on-call, weekends, and holidays.
About the position type:
This position is unclassified, full-time and benefit-earning.
Unclassified positions are non-permanent (at will).
In this position, you will:
•Make recommendations on, and provide direction in the
development, presentation, and execution of the office budget.
•Review and make decisions on problems as delegated by the
•Formulate and direct procedural, organizational, and budgetary
•Develop office policies, rules and regulations.
•Direct the selection, placement, training, evaluation, and
discipline of office personnel.
•Coordinate special contacts with other law enforcement and
•Represent the Sheriff at various board agencies, professional
and civil meetings.
•Act for the Sheriff in his absence or at his direction.
Need to have:•Two years or more of college coursework in a law
enforcement or related program and five years or more of
supervisory or administrative law enforcement experience. Note:
Experience may be substituted for education on a year for year
•Be a licensed peace officer or eligible to be licensed by the
MN POST Board at the time of application.
•Have a valid driver's license and the ability to obtain a
Hennepin County driver's permit.
•Pass a comprehensive medical examination prior to appointment
to ascertain candidate's ability to perform essential job
functions. The general medical requirements include, but are not
limited to: ◦Uncorrected vision of at least 20/100 in each eye.
◦Corrected vision of at least 20/40 in each eye.
◦Meeting normal hearing standards.
◦Must not have cardiovascular problems, including hypertension.
◦Must not have any respiratory impairment.
•Ability to abide by the Sheriff's Office Personal Appearance
Standards Policy. You must read the entire policy and be able and
willing to meet the requirements.
Nice to have: •A commitment to serve all citizens of Hennepin
County in an impartial and respectful manner.
•A strong working knowledge of government processes and how to
work within the system to affect change.
•A desire to make all employees of the agency feel valued and
respected in their positions.
•Strong experience in working collaboratively with other law
enforcement and government partners.
Note: You must include a resume as part of your application
materials to be considered for this position.
About the department:
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) is dedicated to
public safety and service as guardians in the community through
leadership, integrity, and strong partnerships. By providing
employees the opportunity to gain development and experience to
advance further in the department, we assist with Hennepin
County's commitment to enhancing the health, safety and quality
of life of our communities.
About Hennepin County:
Hennepin is the largest county government organization in
Minnesota. Our employees work every day to improve the health,
safety and quality of life for our residents and communities. All
of our jobs align to one or more of our overarching goals -- that
Hennepin County residents are healthy, protected and safe,
self-reliant, assured due process, and mobile.
Our employees receive a combination of generous benefits and
positive workplace culture not found at other organizations. This
includes meaningful work that impacts our community, competitive
pay, work-life balance, a variety of benefits and opportunities
to grow. Learn more at www.hennepin.us/employees .
Hennepin County envisions an organization where our commitment to
diversity is fundamental in providing excellent service to our
Your future. Made here.
This position is internally classified as a Sheriff's, Chief
Click here to view the job classification specification.
Applicants must have no felony convictions and may have to
successfully complete a drug test, extensive background
investigation, and a pre-employment physical and psychological
assessment prior to employment. Invitations to interview will be
based on an assessment of education and experience.
If you have any questions, please contact:
HR Service Center
Type: Full-time (35+ hours/week)
Period of employment (temporary):
Wage/salary range: $89,425.44 - $153,949.12 Annually
Experience required: 1-5 years
==My contact information==
Name: HR Service Center
Address: 300 S. 6th St.
Zip Code: 55487
Email: HR.firstname.lastname@example.org 
Organization website: http://www.hennepin.us/jobs 
Required items (check all that apply): Application
Application Deadline: 12/10/2018