Application Process

To apply for a position with Dane County Sheriff's Office (Deputy Sheriff, Security Support Specialist, Jail Clerk, etc.) you will need to go to and click on the position and complete your candidate profile. Once your profile is complete you can apply for any open positions.

Application Screening

Applications are screened for completeness, accuracy and qualifications. A records check is also completed on each applicant. During the application screening, this information is compared with the information the applicant has provided. Some automatic disqualifiers include Felony convictions and convictions for domestic violence related offenses.

The next application deadline for Deputy Sheriff I-II is October 12th, 2018, 4:30 PM Central

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