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Human Resources Division

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Phone: (423) 209-7000
After Hours / Non-Emergency: 423-622-0022
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Human Resources Division

The Human Resources Division is responsible for all functions relating to human resources management, including, but not limited to, interpreting and complying with EEO/Title VI requirements, discipline and discharge, sexual harassment, age discrimination, Americans with Disabilities Act, hiring and firing, sex discrimination, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Family and Medical Leave Act, department and civil service policies and procedures, and benefit and compensation plans.

Attention Applicants - READ FIRST BEFORE APPLYING

When applying, you must provide a complete and thorough employment history on your application, specifically all jobs (part time and full time) held since leaving high school to the present, including any periods of unemployment. The information should include the name of employer, address/phone number, dates of employment (at least month/year), name of supervisor, job description, reason for separation, etc. Also, must provide copy of high school diploma or GED, college degree, drivers license and, if military background, DD Form 214 (Certificate of Release or Discharge).

Openings

SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS FRIDAY, JUNE 3RD, AT 4:00 PM, TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE OF THE HAMILTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IN THE CITY/COUNTY COURTHOUSE AT 600 CHERRY STREET, ROOM G-25, CHATTANOOGA, TN. WE DO NOT ACCEPT FAXED OR EMAIL APPLICATIONS.

Sheriff's Deputy - Click here to Apply
Accepting applications for Sheriff's Deputies who patrol the unincorporated areas of Hamilton County, answers service calls, enforces laws and regulations, and performs related duties as assigned. With application, must provide Basic Police School certificate and POST certification document, along with drivers license, social security card, high school diploma or GED, college degree, if applicable, and DD214 (military discharge), if applicable, by 12/28/2015 at 4:00 p.m. ET.

Position requires (1) high school diploma or GED, (2) must be currently certified as a law enforcement officer in good standing, (3) have 2 years of full-time POST certified law enforcement experience and (4) passing a physical agility test consisting of sit-ups, push-ups, one mile, squat/thrusts and pull-ups.

$35,421.00 (annualized)

With application, must provide employment history (part time and full time) from high school to the present and a copy of high school transcript or GED, college degree, drivers license, social security card, and, if military experience, DD Form 214, and, if law enforcement certified, a copy of academy certificate and POST certification.

Applications and requested documents must be received by the Human Resources Office of the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, 601 Cherry Street, Room G-25, Chattanooga TN 37402, by Friday, June 3rd, at 4:00 PM EST. We do not accept faxed applications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS TUESDAY, MAY 31ST, AT 4:00 PM, TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE OF THE HAMILTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IN THE CITY/COUNTY COURTHOUSE AT 600 CHERRY STREET, ROOM G-25, CHATTANOOGA, TN. WE DO NOT ACCEPT FAXED OR EMAIL APPLICATIONS.

School Patrol Officer - Click here to Apply
Maintains the flow of traffic in the school zone to provide for the safety of children going to and from school; directs traffic to assure a safety and practical speed throughout the school zone; stops traffic as needed to maintain stability throughout the school period; and performs related duties as assigned. This is a part-time/intermittent position with no benefits.

A high school diploma or GED and a valid drivers license.

$10.65 (hourly rate)

With application, must provide employment history (part time and full time) from high school to the present and a copy of high school transcript or GED, college degree, drivers license, social security card, and, if military experience, DD Form 214, and, if law enforcement certified, a copy of academy certificate and POST certification.

Applications and requested documents must be received by the Human Resources Office of the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, 601 Cherry Street, Room G-25, Chattanooga TN 37402, by Tuesday, May 31st, at 4:00 PM EST. We do not accept faxed applications.

How To Apply

Apply at the Human Resources Office of the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, 600 Market Street, Room G-25, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37402. We do not accept faxed or emailed applications.

You may obtain an application through this website (you must have Adobe Reader installed on your computer) or by contacting our human resources office at (423) 209-7014.

Download the Application for Employment (File Size: 141.35 Kb)
(Requires Adobe Reader)



Note As we need the application with original signatures, we cannot accept faxed or e-mailed applications.

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is An Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Info
Carole Miller
Human Resources Manager
600 Market Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 209-7014
Fax: (423) 209-7265