Civil Service rules govern the hiring of entry level and lateral candidates for
both Deputy and Dispatcher positions.
Testing services for Dispatcher and entry-level Deputy positions are provided through
Public Safety Testing, Inc. Interested persons are encouraged to contact Public
Safety Testing, Inc. directly at
publicsafetytesting.com or 1-866-HIRE911.
Lateral Deputy applications are accepted at any time directly by the Civil Service
Commission, and rankings are adjusted with each new application.
Testing for dispatcher occurs as needed.
For employment information in the Sheriff's Department call the Civil Service Office
at 360-378-4657 or e-mail
Kathy Obenaus at