HANOVER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE   HANOVER, VA   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on March 9, 2023
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Hanover Sheriff's Office welcomes your interest in our organization. Applicants who are selected within this office are considered to be members of one of the most respected and professional law enforcement agencies in the state. To maintain the highest caliber and qualified personnel, this office sets high standards for applicants. Only the highest caliber individual will be considered for employment. Setting and maintaining these high standards ensures a high level of respect in the community we serve.

Applicants who have successfully completed the selection process will have the following benefits as an employee with the Hanover County Sheriff's Office:

  • Fantastic Schedule:  2 weekends off a month - promoting work/home life balance
  • Holidays: 14 paid holidays per year, floating holidays included (2)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) 
    • Less than 1 year: 168 hours up front
    • Years 1-5: 14 hours per month
    • Years 5-10: 16 hours per month
    • Years 10-15: 18 hours per month
    • Years 15-20: 20 hours per month
    • Years 20+ (through remainder of employment): 22 hours per month
  • Take Home Vehicle
  • Uniforms and Equipment
  • Career Development Program
  • Virginia Retirement System
  • Education Assistance
  • Peer Support Program


Hanover County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the positions of 

Patrol Deputy

Pre-Certified Patrol Deputy,

 Patrol Deputy - Part-time, Benefited,

 Court Bailiff

Pre-Certified Court Bailiff.

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