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Current Job Openings will be posted on the Montana state employment website whenever they become available:



DEPUTY:  Starting pay $29.97 per hour

*Basic LEO Post Certification preferred   

Deputy Sheriff duties include but are not limited to - Performs basic statutory law enforcement assignments including preserving the peace: Arrests and takes before the courts all persons who attempt to commit or have committed a public offense: Prevents and suppresses all breaches of peace, riots and insurrections: Serves civil paperwork and warrants as directed: May conduct civil and criminal investigations, gathering and processing of evidence, interview witnesses, and perform crime scene activities: Maybe subject to rotating shifts and call outs (24) hours a day: Performs such other duties as may be assigned by the Sheriff through his representative. Schedule is 10 hour shifts with 24/7 coverage Great Benefit package, Vacation, Sick, Personal Day, Health Vision and Dental Insurance. 20 year Retirement - uniform and equipment allowance after a year of service



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If you have questions, please contact us at 406-266-3441. You can get a POST application from Dispatch or online below. You will need to submit your POST application along with cover letter and resume no later than 3/31/23 AT 5:00PM


Employment Application can be Downloaded HERE


PLEASE NOTE:  Emailed applications may not transmit successfully.
The recommended methods to submit all application materials are to:
Mail all completed application materials to:
Broadwater County Sheriff's Office
ATTN: Undersheriff Brandon Harris
519 Broadway St.
Townsend, MT 59644
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Deliver them in person to the address above. 



Broadwater County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Broadwater County does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or marital status.
Crime Tip Hotline  406-266-3441 or submit via Email