The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department accepts applications for Merit Deputy, Jail Deputy and Admin Staff on a year around basis. Applicants will be notified when a position opens up. Please read and understand the requirements for employment. Those that meet the requirements and are interested in a career with the Sheriff’s Department should fill out the application below. 

It is imperative that you follow the instructions and submit the application exactly as described within the application. Failure to do so may disqualify you from attending the hiring process. Once your application is filled out completely be sure to save it (as described), then re-open the form to check and be sure your information was properly saved. Failure to use Adobe Acrobat to fill out the application will most likely cause problems saving the forms correctly.

Application for Employment