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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Now Hiring Deputies


NORRISTOWN, PA – Are you interested in helping to keep your local community safe? Do you have a passion for helping others? Have you considered a career in law enforcement? If yes, then consider joining our team.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking applicants for full-time Sheriff’s Deputy.

The Sheriff’s Office is charged with: 
  • Ensuring safety within the Montgomery County Justice Complex
  • Enforcing court orders
  • Serving all criminal and civil writs issued by the Courts
  • Transporting incarcerated individuals throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and performing extraditions from other states for court proceedings.
  • Assisting other law enforcement agencies with processing DUI offenders
  • Issuing licenses to carry firearms
  • Conducting sales of real and personal property
  • Assisting local and regional law enforcement agencies during emergencies and apprehensions

Upon successful hire, Sheriff’s Deputies receive generous benefits through Montgomery County that include competitive wages starting at $41,600 per year, a Monday through Friday workweek, tuition reimbursement, excellent health care benefits, County pension, and paid time off. Deputies are also offered professional training and opportunities for advancement including the opportunity to serve in one of our specialty divisions including K-9, bomb squad, honor guard, and community response team. Former Law Enforcement Officers (LEOs) and military personnel encouraged to apply. 

To learn more, check out the eligibility requirementsjob description and physical fitness requirements at to see if you might be a fit!

To apply, download and print our employment application, which is also available at the Human Resources Department office in Suite 506 of One Montgomery Plaza, 425 Swede Street in Norristown. There is a $25 non-refundable application fee payable to: Montgomery County Sheriff.

Applications may be submitted in person to:

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
Montgomery County Courthouse, 1st floor
2 E. Airy Street Norristown, PA. 19404
(Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

Applications are also accepted by mail. Please mail all completed applications with application fee to:

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
P.O. Box 311
Norristown, PA 19404

Media Contact: Oscar Gamble,

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