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Job Opening: Deputy Sheriff

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Fannin County Government

Fannin County Georgia has a job opening for a Deputy Sheriff

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  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and satisfactory Motor Vehicle Driving Record
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must have no record of any felony conviction
  • Must be a citizen of the United States or legally qualified to work in the United States
  • Basic Georgia Peace Officer Certification
  • P.O.S.T. training must be up to date

Employment is contingent on passing a mandatory Medical Physical/Drug Screen/Credit Check/Polygraph Test/Background Investigation/Psychological Examination and MVR. Resumes may be attached, but a resume without a completed application will not be considered.

The recruitment, selection, appointment and promotion of employees shall be in such a manner as to promote equal employment for all persons without regard to race, age, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, physical handicap or political affiliation.

Fannin County, Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.


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