Jackson County
Sheriff's Office
Brownstown, Indiana
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Now Hiring/Deputy Position

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is now hiring for the position of Merit Deputy. Starting pay for Deputy will be $20.42 on January 1st, 2022 and $21.13 after 6 months of employment. Merit Deputies are required to be 21 years old and have a High School Diploma or GED. 

The hiring process may include all or some of the following: Physical agility test, written examination, department review board interview, background investigation, Merit Board interview, and voice stress test. 

Applications can be picked up at the Jackson County Sheriff's Department located at 150 E SR 250 in Brownstown, IN Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. or by visiting our web-site at www.jacksoncountysheriffin.org under links & resources tab.   

Application deadline is December 30th at 4:00 p.m. 

if you have any questions contact Sheriff Rick Meyer, Chief Deputy Dustin Steward or Lt. Adam Nicholson at 812.358.2141 or email