Recruitment #19-U2-1305


NOTICE:  LCSO has a new electronic Applicant Screening Questionnaire that must be completed and submitted within 5 business days of the date you submit your application in order for your application to be considered for the position.  Failure to complete and submit the electronic questionnaire will disqualify you from this recruitment.  CLICK HERE FOR SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE.

Job Description

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking professional, dedicated individuals who are interested in a position in law enforcement, specifically as a Correctional Deputy working 42 hours per week.

Loudoun County is the fastest growing County in the Commonwealth of Virginia and offers a competitive salary and benefits package; a relocation bonus for those residing more than 50 miles from Loudoun County Sheriff Office Administrative Building; and an additional annual stipend of $3000.00 for sworn employees working in the Adult Detention Center.

 All selected applicants, who are not currently certified as a Virginia Law Enforcement officer, must satisfactorily complete a Virginia law enforcement academy upon hire. Additionally, all applicants must successfully complete the departments Corrections Training Officer Program. Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office offers numerous specialized positions within the agency upon successful completion of all required training.

For more information, please visit the department website at

Job Requirements

Minimum qualifications at time of submittal of application: High School Diploma or equivalent, be a U.S. Citizen, reached minimum age of 21 ,and have a current valid driver’s license. Preferred qualifications: College degree, prior law enforcement experience, and military experience.

Special Requirements

The Sheriff’s Office provides service to our community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All sworn employees must be able to work any and all shifts as assigned.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Must submit a completed Applicant Screening Questionnaire online within 5 days of date you submitted your application to Loudoun County. Selection process includes: review of application, physical abilities testing, panel interview, polygraph examination, psychological evaluation, medical physical examination to include drug screening, and an intensive background investigation that includes fingerprinting and an in-person background interview.

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