Job Openings

To apply for an open position in a full time Law Enforcement, Corrections, Reserve or civilian position, please download the application. Once The application has been filled out in its entirety, please deliver it along with your resume to the sheriff's office by one of the following methods:

  • Fax it to : 941-205-5692
  • Email to: HumanResources@ccso.org
  • Drop it off at:
    Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Headquarters
    7474 Utilities Road, Punta Gorda, Florida.

After the Sheriff's Office has received your application, you will be contacted by a Human Resources representative.

 

Employee Benefits

  • We pay medical insurance premiums for both you AND your Dependents!
  • Vision and dental insurance.
  • Short term disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Florida State Retirement(FRS).
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Education tuition reimbursement(state rates).
  • Supplemental pay for education and special assignments.
  • Liberal vacation and sick time accruals.
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  • Additional allowances for holiday and personal time.
  • Fully equipped Fitness and workout facilities.
  • Take home vehicles Law Enforcement employees living in-county

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Corrections Officer - Florida State Certified

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $40,093.00


Job Summary

This class involves work in maintaining the security, health and welfare of inmates confined to the Charlotte County direct supervision jail. The work involves responsibility for guarding inmates in accord with established policies, regulations, and procedures. Duties include walking a post within the jail, booking and classifying prisoners, dispensing food, prescription medications, and canteen items. Work involves transporting prisoners to court, medical appointments, work details and other facilities; supervising work details and exercise sessions; and keeping records and logs on prisoners as required. Unusual or difficult situations are referred to supervisors for action or guidance. This position requires shift work including weekends, holidays and overtime, 12 hour shifts in a 24/hour facility. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan. Work is performed under supervision of a Corporal - Corrections, and is reviewed for results and compliance with established rules, regulations and procedures.

WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY

THIS POSITION WILL BE OPEN UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: April 22, 2015


Reserve Officer - Florida State Certified

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

FLORIDA CERTIFIED VOLUNTEER RESERVE OFFICERS that meet the following requirements: Completed a Florida State approved training and certified as either an auxiliary or law enforcement officer in compliance with the requirements of the State of Florida. High school or GED diploma. Excellent driving record. Some college level courses in law enforcement, criminal justice or related field. Successful completion of annual physical fitness test through term of appointment. This is an unpaid (volunteer) position. If interested, please submit a pre-app to Human Resources at our Headquarters building or fax to 941-205-5640. WE ARE A DRUG FREE AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY.

POSIITON OPENED UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: April 22, 2016


Communications Operator

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary in Training $29,918 after successfully passing Training: $34,634.

Job Summary

A Communications Operator receives and transmits emergency and routine voice radio messages; dispatches required equipment and personnel in accordance with established policies and procedures; and performs clerical support related to communication activities. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan.


The CCSO provides of classroom instruction and on the job training as a paid full-time employee if selected for the position.


MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ROTATING 12 HOUR SHIFTS ( 2 MONTHS DAYS, 2 MONTHS NIGHTS )

POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED


WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY.




Date posted: April 04, 2016


Food Service Cook Recruit

Application Deadline: December 12, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $29,918.00

Job Summary

The Food Services Cook is responsible for preparing meals for the inmates.  This person assist in training, inspecting, observing and working alongside inmates assigned to prepare and serve food as well as clean and maintain kitchen facilities and equipment in the County Jail. This position is under the direct supervision of the Food Service Manager. This position is not considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan.


For external applicants: Submit a resume to the Human Resource Division at humanresources@ccso.org  or fax 941-205-5692 by 5:00 p.m. on December 12, 2016. Qualified applicants will be contacted to submit an application for review. Once an application is accepted we will contact for an interview.

                                                                                                                                                               

An oral board will be conducted on TBA for qualified candidates at CCSO Headquarters

 


Date posted: November 28, 2016


Jail Facility Clerk Recruit

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting salary $29,918

Job Summary

Under general supervision provides technical and clerical support to certified personnel by completing a variety of tasks including, but not limited to scheduling, data entry and retrieval, classifying of inmates, processing court paperwork, monitoring electronic devices, radios and key control. Work is performed in accordance with established policies and procedures; however, the member is expected to exercise tact and good judgment in dealing with the public. Works closely with other agencies to provide updated information. Acts as a liaison between the public, other agencies, and judicial offices. Work is reviewed for results, accuracy and compliance with standard operating procedures. Employee is required to work shift work including weekend, holidays, overtime and on-call; 12-hour shift in a 24-hour facility. This position is under the direct supervision Jail Administration Supervisor. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan.


WE ARE A DRUG FREE SMOKE FREE AGENCY


POSITION OPENED UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: August 29, 2016


Law Enforcement Deputy- Florida State Certified

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $40,093.00

Job Summary

This class involves law enforcement work protecting the public and preserving the peace while serving in a variety of assignments within the Sheriff's Office. The work involves responsibility for carrying out assigned duties in the areas of road patrol, criminal and special investigations, traffic enforcement, community policing, and problem solving in assigned areas. Deputies interpret and enforce all applicable State and local laws, ordinances and statutes, general orders, special instructions as well as policies and procedures of the Sheriff's Office. Unusual situations and serious matters are referred to supervisors for action or guidance. Work is performed under the supervision of an area Corporal - Law Enforcement limited to those of Administrative in nature, and under a Sergeant - Law Enforcement for results and adherence to law enforcement operating procedures. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan.

              WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY.

              POSITION OPENED UNTIL FILLED






Date posted: May 13, 2015


School Crossing Guard Part-Time

Application Deadline: December 31, 2016 17:00

Pay Rate: $11.00 an hour

This position is a part time position during the school year. The school crossing guard regulates, directs and controls school-aged children at a designated school crossing while they are going to and from school past such intersections. The crossing guard remains alert to prevent children from attempting to cross a street when traffic is moving. The crossing guard determines when to stop and hold vehicular traffic for children to safely cross using issued traffic control devices. The crossing guard work is under the general supervision of the Traffic Unit Supervisor. If interested, please print out and complete the pre-application and forward to CCSO, HR, 7474 Utilities Road, Punta Gorda, Fl 33982 or email to HumanResources@ccso.org, or fax the completed pre-application to 941-205-5692.

WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY.

POSITION OPENED UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: June 03, 2016


Volunteer Positions

Pay Rate: No-Pay

WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: Service Aides, Substitute Crossing Guards, Service Unit Special Events and Clerical. Charlotte County Sheriff's Office utilizes volunteers from a collective citizens' group with a true and common desire to volunteer their time and services, while learning more about the internal workings of the Sheriff's Office. We want you on our team!




Date posted: July 20, 2011