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Corrections Deputy Recruit

Application Deadline: December 31, 2024 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Pay $41,947 after passing state exam $62,500

Job Summary: The purpose of this job is to become certified as a Corrections Officer in the State of Florida.

Essential Job Functions:

Attends and completes training at the Corrections Academy.

Passes the Florida Department of Corrections State Examination for Corrections Officer.

Completes the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Field Training for Corrections Officers.

Note: “Essential tasks/functions may vary among positions in the class. The list of Essential Tasks/Functions is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all tasks/functions performed by all positions in this class.”

Minimum Requirements:

High school graduation or G.E.D. equivalent. Must possess a valid Florida driver's license. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Physical Effort Required:

Must be able to perform work pushing/pulling/grappling of persons or objects up to 200 pounds of force occasionally, 20 pounds frequently (uniform vest, belt), and 10 pounds constantly. Must be able to physically perform the basic life operational functions of standing, walking, hearing, and kneeling, reaching, feeling, grasping, pushing, pulling, bending, climbing, crawling, fingering, and performing repetitive motions.

Working Conditions:

Classroom and other training facilities. Noise levels range from quiet to loud. Occasionally outdoors with exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures.


The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), religion, Veterans Status, age (40 or older), disability, or genetic information in employment or the provision of services.

This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and the employee and is subject to change by the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office as the needs of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and requirements of the job change.


Date posted: May 28, 2024

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