“Shelby County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Shelby County Government will on request provide reasonable accommodations to a disabled applicant who may need such accommodation to complete the application process.”
Opportunities for Employment
The Shelby County Sheriff's Office has career opportunities available as Deputy Sheriff or Corrections Deputy. The Sheriff's Office offers excellent benefits and job advancement.
Duties As a Deputy Sheriff
Work under direct supervision while performing necessary tasks to satisfy requirements legislated under the Powers and Duties of the Sheriff found in Tennessee Code Annotated, Chapters §8-8-201 and §8-8-213.
Duties As a Corrections Deputy
Work under direct supervision of an assigned supervisor and be responsible for the security and maintenance of Shelby County Jail Operations in accordance with established policies and procedures.