Job Review
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $34,926
Posted Date: 8/1/2013

Law Enforcement Center
Pittsboro, NC

Contact Person: 
Lieutenant Steve Maynor

Address to send application:
Chatham County Human Resources
PO Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312

Or apply online: www.

Job Summary: Examples of duties include patrolling the County to detect and deter crime; responding to citizens calls for assistance; conducting preliminary investigation of crimes and complaints; making arrests and transporting of prisoners; testifying in court concerning enforcement and investigative activities; explaining laws to citizens; and maintaining records of patrol and investigative activities.
Working knowledge of the operations, functions, procedures, and legal processes of the Sheriff’s Office; working knowledge of the criminal and civil papers issued by the courts and the practices involved in serving them. Ability to exercise sound judgment in emergency and routine situations and to adopt quick, affective and reasonable courses of action; ability to deal tactfully and courteously and the public, and the ability to prepare and maintain records and reports.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be able to meet the minimum standards for law enforcement certification. Applicant must also pass a medical exam. A pre-employment drug test will be administered. Certification by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards Council as a law enforcement official. Possess a North Carolina driver’s license with a good driving record. Prefer BLET Certification.

Salary: $34,926

Closing Date: Open until filled.

Posting Date:  08/01/2013