POST Certified

Pre-Employment Steps to Becoming a Patrol Deputy- for those who are NOT Certified

  • Written Test
  • Oral Board/Interview
  • Background Check
  • Medical Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Drug Screen

Post-Employment for a Deputy Recruit– Patrol Post Certified for those who are NOT Certified

  • Post Training Academy (approximately 22 weeks).

  • Field Training Officer Program (14 weeks).

  • $57,241 Annual Salary (starting).

  • $63,585 Annual Salary (upon successful completion of the Academy).


All applicants to the Sheriff’s Office must apply from the El Paso County Current Job Openings’ website.

EPC Current Job Openings