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As a premier Law Enforcement Agency in South Carolina, Anderson County Sheriff's Office strives to serve the Anderson County Community by building trust and confidence; and being responsive to community needs utilizing professionalism, accountability, selfless service, courage and respect. If you have these qualities and want to make a difference in our community, join one of the best and well equipped agencies in the state.

EMPLOYMENT

Minimum Requirements for ALL Applicants:

 

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED; except School Crossing Guards

  • Must have a clear criminal history.

  • Must be a United States citizen.

  • Driving record must not show a disregard for the law.

  • Credit history must show sound financial management with the ability to keep accounts paid up-to-date.

  • Results of all pre-employment tests and interviews must meet standards.

  • Past employment record must be satisfactory.

  • Must pass a drug test

  • Medical examination results must show that you are capable of performing all of the essential functions of the job for which you are applying, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Required Documentation:

  • Birth Certificate

  • Social Security Card

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • College Transcript, if applicable

  • Valid SC Driver’s License

  • Form DD-214

  • Any other applicable documents i.e. certifications, training documents, college diplomas, etc.

Additional Requirements for Deputy Sheriff or Detention Officer

Must be 21 years of age and meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Already certified by the SC Criminal Justice Academy as a Class 1 LE Officer or a Class 2 Detention Officer;

  • Certified Law Enforcement Officer from another state; or

  • Able to successfully complete the SC Criminal Justice Academy LE or Detention Officer training.

Additional Requirements for Communications Operator

Must be at least 18 years of age

IT IS THE APPLICANT'S RESPONSIBILITY TO PHOTOCOPY ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION PRIOR TO SUBMISSION FOR CONSIDERATION. THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE WILL NOT PHOTOCOPY ANY DOCUMENTS FOR APPLICANTS.​ 

 

ADDITIONALLY, THE APPLICATION MUST BE NOTARIZED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WITHOUT PROPER NOTARIZATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

For questions about the application process or recruiting, please contact us at recruiting@andersonsheriff.com.

Return notarized application with supporting documents to:

Anderson County Sheriff's Office

Attn: Administrative Secretary

305 Camson Rd.

Anderson, SC 29625

JOB DESCRIPTIONS

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Law Enforcement Center

305 Camson Road

Anderson, SC 29625

Tel: 864.260.4400
Fax: 864.222.3962

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Questions regarding CALEA accreditation and/or annual statistics of internal affairs can be obtained by contacting the agency’s accreditation manager.

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