The Delaware County Sheriff’s Department utilizes an eligibility hiring list process for merit deputies. The list is compiled and ranked based on the candidate’s physical test scores (push-ups, sit-ups, vertical jump, 300 meter sprint, 1.5 mile run), written test score, interviews and experience.
Corrections Officer/Jail Staff
Applications are taken more frequently for Corrections Officers for the Delaware County Jail Division. Applications are available at the Delaware County Human Resources Office. If you are interested in applying for a jail position you may contact the Delaware County Human Resource Division at (765) 741-3397.