Employment Info

APPLY ONLINE:
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Deputy Sheriff Candidate. A written examination for applicant testing will be conducted on the following dates in the Executive Office Building Cafeteria (101 Monroe Street, Terrace Level, Rockville, MD 20850).* Unless otherwise noted. * DATES, TIMES and LOCATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE PRIOR TO THE EXAM TO VERIFY THE INFORMATION, IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON ATTENDING AS A "WALK-IN" APPLICANT.

Dates: 

 

2021 MCSO Applicant Testing Schedule

*** All Dates Subject to Change***

Due to the COVID 19 Health Crisis, Only 24 persons will be permitted to attend each test.

 

 

Please note that each Saturday we have (2) examination opportunities

Day

Date

Time

     

 Wednesday

13-Jan

1800-2000

Saturday

23-Jan

0800-1000/1030-1230

Wednesday 10- Feb 1800-2000
Saturday 27-Feb 0800-1000/1030-1230

Saturday

13-Mar

0800-1000/1030-1230

Wednesday 24-Mar 1800-2000

 Wednesday

24-Mar

1800-2000

 Wednesday

7-Apr

1800-2000

Saturday

24-Apr

0800-1000/1030-1230

Saturday

8-May

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

19-May

1800-2000

 Wednesday

9-Jun

1800-2000

Saturday

26-Jun

0800-1000/1030-1230

Saturday

17-Jul

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

4-Aug

1800-2000

Saturday

21-Aug

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

1-Sep

1800-2000

Saturday

18-Sep

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

13-Oct

1800-2000

Saturday

22-Oct

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

3-Nov

1800-2000

Saturday

20-Nov

0800-1000/1030-1230

 Wednesday

1-Dec

1800-2000

Saturday

18-Dec

0800-1000/1030-1230

More information for Interested applicants at the Montgomery County’s Recruitment website.

Applicants will be notified of a test date and time via email prior to test date.  Walk-in applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are welcome to sit for the written examinations. However, they must also apply online to the Deputy Sheriff Requisition by the Wednesday after sitting for the examination to proceed further in the application process. Call 240-777-7108 for test times and details.
 

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Employee will be responsible for performing regulatory and law enforcement work to protect the lives and property of County citizens. Duties will include maintaining custody and transporting of prisoners; maintaining peace and security of the courts; locate and arresting persons wanted in Montgomery County and fugitives from other states; extraditing wanted persons to Montgomery County and fugitives from other states; serving civil process; appearing in court to testify; carrying out court orders by collecting judgments or taking possession of property; conducting Sheriff’s sales; executing warrants of restitution by evicting tenants from property; serving emergency evaluation and domestic violence petitions; and handling civil disturbances and emergencies.

NOTE:
Employees work varying shifts (including split shifts) and may be called upon to remain in court for the duration of daily proceedings and therefore may have to work irregular hours. Deputies must also be available for periodic overnight trips in extradition cases and be able to travel by air, when necessary, to return inmates to and from other states. Employees will be covered by a collective bargaining unit.

“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER”