Job Openings

To apply for an open position in a full time Law Enforcement, Corrections, Reserve or civilian position, please download the application. Once The application has been filled out in its entirety, please deliver it along with your resume to the sheriff's office by one of the following methods:

  • Fax it to : 941-205-5692
  • Email to: HumanResources@ccso.org
  • Drop it off at:
    Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Headquarters
    7474 Utilities Road, Punta Gorda, Florida.

After the Sheriff's Office has received your application, you will be contacted by a Human Resources representative.

 

Employee Benefits

  • We pay medical insurance premiums for both you AND your Dependents!
  • Vision and dental insurance.
  • Short term disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Florida State Retirement(FRS).
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Education tuition reimbursement(state rates).
  • Supplemental pay for education and special assignments.
  • Liberal vacation and sick time accruals.
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  • Additional allowances for holiday and personal time.
  • Fully equipped Fitness and workout facilities.
  • Take home vehicles Law Enforcement employees living in-county

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Air Support Mechanic

Application Deadline: July 27, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $44,203.00

Job Summary

This is skilled work at the Sheriff's Office involving the mechanical repair, inspections, overhaul and maintenance of airplanes, helicopters, and flight section equipment. Work includes responsibilities as assigned for the mechanical repair, maintenance and reconditioning of an extensive variety of fixed wing equipment in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration regulations and manufacturer recommendations. Work is performed with some independence with responsibilities to include the inspection, diagnosis, installation, maintenance, repair and reconditioning. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Lead Mechanic and the Chief Pilot.


Date posted: July 06, 2017


Communications Operator Recruit

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $29,918.00

Job Summary

A Communications Operator receives and transmits emergency and routine voice radio messages; dispatches required equipment and personnel in accordance with established policies and procedures; and performs clerical support related to communication activities. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan


This posting will be open until filled.


We are a drug and smoke free agency.


Date posted: January 26, 2017


Corrections Officer- Florida State Certifed

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $40,093.00

Job Summary

This class involves work in maintaining the security, health and welfare of inmates confined to the Charlotte County direct supervision jail. The work involves responsibility for guarding inmates in accord with established policies, regulations, and procedures. Duties include walking a post within the jail, booking and classifying prisoners, dispensing food, prescription medications, and canteen items. Work involves transporting prisoners to court, medical appointments, work details and other facilities; supervising work details and exercise sessions; and keeping records and logs on prisoners as required. Unusual or difficult situations are referred to supervisors for action or guidance. This position requires shift work including weekends, holidays and overtime, 12 hour shifts in a 24/hour facility. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan. Work is performed under supervision of a Corporal - Corrections, and is reviewed for results and compliance with established rules, regulations and procedures.


WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY


THIS POSITION WILL BE POSTED UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: December 29, 2016


Law Enforcement Officer-Florida State Certified

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: Starting Salary $40,093.00

Job Summary

This class involves law enforcement work protecting the public and preserving the peace while serving in a variety of assignments within the Sheriff's Office. The work involves responsibility for carrying out assigned duties in the areas of road patrol, criminal and special investigations, traffic enforcement, community policing, and problem solving in assigned areas. Deputies interpret and enforce all applicable State and local laws, ordinances and statutes, general orders, special instructions as well as policies and procedures of the Sheriff's Office. Unusual situations and serious matters are referred to supervisors for action or guidance. Work is performed under the supervision of an area Corporal - Law Enforcement limited to those of Administrative in nature, and under a Sergeant - Law Enforcement for results and adherence to law enforcement operating procedures. This position is considered essential under the CCSO Emergency Plan.


WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY


THIS POSITION WILL BE POSTED UNTIL FILLED


Date posted: December 29, 2016


Reserve Deputy

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: Volunteer

Job Summary

Reserve deputies are any person appointed by the Sheriff of Charlotte County, without compensation, who aids or assists a full-time or part-time law enforcement officer and who, while under the direct supervision of a full-time or part-time law enforcement officer, has the authority to arrest and perform law enforcement functions.
Reserve deputies may volunteer their time in the areas of road patrol, criminal and special investigations, traffic enforcement, community policing, and problem solving in assigned areas while under the direct supervision of a full time or part-time law enforcement officer. At the minimum a Reserve deputy must receive certification from the State of Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission as an auxiliary law enforcement member. If a Reserve deputy holds a full Florida State Certification of a Law Enforcement Officer he/she does not need the Auxiliary Law Enforcement certification to volunteer as a Reserve Deputy.
Reserve Deputies are usually assigned to a location/work site in the zone which they reside.


WE ARE A DRUG AND SMOKE FREE AGENCY


THIS POSITION WILL POSTED UNTIL FILLED



Date posted: December 29, 2016


School Crossing Guard Part-Time

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 17:00

Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour

Job Summary

This class is a part time position during the school year. The school crossing guard regulates, directs and controls school-aged children at a designated school crossing while they are going to and from school past such intersections. The crossing guard remains alert to prevent children from attempting to cross a street when traffic is moving. The crossing guard determines when to stop and hold vehicular traffic for children to safely cross using issued traffic control devices. The crossing guard work is under the general supervision of the Traffic Unit Supervisor.


Date posted: December 29, 2016


Volunteer

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 00:00

Pay Rate: None

Job Summary

This class involves providing volunteer services to the agency and the public. The placement and management of the volunteers will be at the direction of the Volunteer Coordinator. The type of volunteer services may vary to include marine patrol, traffic control, parking enforcement or clerical. The Volunteer Services function supplements the law enforcement efforts of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office to enhance relationships with the community. A citizen who assists the CCSO in a non-law enforcement/unpaid capacity works under the direction of the on-duty sworn law enforcement supervisor.


Date posted: March 01, 2017