Join Pierce County Corrections

Join Our Team

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is currently accepting applications for Entry Level Corrections Deputy. YOU CAN TEST FOR FREE!

Compensation:
$27.83 - $36.06 Per Hour
$57,886 - $75,004 Annually

Join Corrections

To receive the free offer and assistance on how to schedule your free test or apply your current test scores to Pierce County, please contact NTN Support at 1-866-563-3882.

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Applicant Information

  • Please apply and test online at National Testing Network
  • To receive the free offer and assistance on how to schedule your free test or apply your current test scores to Pierce County, please contact NTN Support at 1-866-563-3882.  
  • Testing may be scheduled at any National Testing Network location.
  • Applicants for Corrections Deputy are required to pass a video based scenario, reading section and report writing examination and pass a physical fitness test through National Testing Network.
  • Applicants must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the video and reading sections of the written exam.   Applicant must pass the report writing section and the physical fitness test.  The Physical Fitness Test includes: a mile and a half run, push-ups and sit-ups.
  • Based upon the results of the National Testing Network scores, applicants will be ranked and placed on a civil service employment register. Applicants who rank high on the civil service register will be selected to undergo a comprehensive pre-employment background investigation.
  • For additional information, please read the job announcement on the National Testing Network website.
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Roles & Responsibilities

Become a part of a rapidly growing division with significant future career advancement potential. Work as a corrections officer in indirect and direct supervision areas. Compete for a wide variety of specialized assignments:

  • Background Investigator
  • Classifications Officer
  • Commissary Officer
  • Community Based Paint Crew
  • Community Based Work Crew Supervision
  • Court Escort Officer
  • Electronic Home Monitoring Program
  • Information Services Officer
  • Medical Transport Officer
  • Reception Officer
  • Recruiting Officer
  • Release Officer
  • Supply Officer
  • Training Unit Coordinator
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Additional Duty Assignments

In addition, we offer opportunities with additional duty assignments:

  • Booking Team
  • Central Control Room Operator
  • Corrections Emergency Response Team
  • Field Training Officer
  • Field Training Officer Advisor
  • Print and Photograph Officer
  • Safety Officer
  • Trustee Coordinator