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The Eagle County Sheriff's Office invites you to learn more about joining our professional and committed law enforcement team. The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office is located in the heart of the Vail Valley and serves beautiful mountainous communities. This career offers competitive pay, benefits, a career advancement program and overtime opportunities.

Deputies work 11.50 hour shifts rotating every 8 weeks from days to nights. This guarantees that you will have every other weekend off to enjoy the beautiful community you serve.  

THANK YOU for your interest in joining our team however, the Eagle County Sheriff's Office is currently NO LONGER hiring for the following positions. If you are interested in joining our team please complete the employment application (CLOSED).  For questions, please call our main number at (970) 328-8500 and press option #2 to be connected to our main office. 

Patrol Deputy PS1-Salary Range: $28.50 - $39.30 Hourly (Updated 1/1/2020) 

Detention Deputy PS1-Salary Range: $28.50 - $39.30 Hourly (Updated 1/1/2020) 

The hiring range for this position is $28.50/hr to $30.50/hr. The maximum of the pay range is $39.30/hr. A hire rate over the hiring range may be considered based on candidate's qualifications and experience. Entry level pay is $28.50/hr with advancement to $30.50/hr following successful completion of the Field Training Program.

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