Deputy Sheriff

The Pamlico County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking applicants for a Deputy Sheriff position.  Please see details below and contact Major Scott Houston or Captain Chris Schwartz at (252) 745-3101 if you have any additional questions.  Complete background packet and return to the Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office.

Starting Pay

$35,091 - $83,000 depending on experience and certifications


  • Conducts enforcement of laws, service of criminal and civil processes, court security, community policing, patrols of jurisdiction, and various other law enforcement/crime reduction functions
  • Is expected to be alert, tactful and decisive while performing work in accordance with specific instructions, policies and directions set forth by the Office
  • Serves as a member of assigned shift of personnel and answers to higher ranking supervisor(s)
  • Work is performed under direct and general supervision and per the established standard operating procedures
  • Is subject to usual hazards associated with law enforcement including, but no limited to, exposure to various hazards such as dangerous persons, loud noises, inside/outside work environment, hot/cold weather, and standing for long periods of time

  • Citizen of the United States
  • 21 years of age
  • Possess a NC Driver's License
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Must be of Good Moral Character
  • Responsible Financial History
  • Pass a Drug Screen
  • Pass a medical examination by a licensed physician
  • Make full disclosure of criminal charges and/or Domestic Violence Orders, both upon application and while holding certification
  • Have a thorough background investigation conducted by the employing agency, to include a personal interview prior to employment
  • Not have a prohibitive criminal history record


Thursday, October 6, 2022 11:23:00 AM