Ask yourself, are you
willing to put your Community First? If you are,
Grant County Sheriff's Office might be the agency for you!
Grant County is in the heart of the
Columbia Basin in Central Washington State about 100
miles west of Spokane and 130 miles east of Seattle.
This is the high desert of Washington. Residents enjoy
arid summers and mild winters. It is home to about
98,000 people and covers nearly 2,800 square miles.
Residents and visitors alike enjoy fishing, boating,
hunting, golf, off-road vehicle fun and other great
The Sheriff’s Office answers about 16,000+ calls for
service per year. Our response area includes densely
populated suburban, large agricultural farms, lakes and
rivers, and remote wilderness.
The Grant County
Sheriff's Office is staffed with 123 full time
employees, 3 contract employees and 10 volunteers.
There are 57 commissioned law enforcement officers, 41
correctional staff, and 25 support staff. Of the
10 volunteers there is 1 Reserve Deputy, 4 Mounted Posse
Members, 4 Public Information Officers, and 1 Chaplain.
Our agency provides service through patrol, ORV
unit, marine patrol unit, traffic unit, major crimes
unit, drug enforcement unit, gang unit, and four K9
If you think this beautiful, challenging area is right
for you and your career, then you should apply today.
Applicants for Lateral Deputy must:
• Within the last two years, have been employed
continuously for 12 months as a full-time employee of a
public law enforcement agency in a comparable position; • Have successfully completed a probationary period; and • Have successfully completed the Washington State
Criminal Justice Training Basic Law Enforcement Academy,
or be qualified to take the Washington State equivalency
Pay & Benefits:
Salary Range: $5,997.33 - $6,548.53/month
benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans