Employment Opportunities
Putnam County Sheriff's Office

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Jeff Hardy, Sheriff

386 329-0800

Starting Pay (certified officer)

Paid Vacation
1-5 years experience - 8 hrs 45 mins/month
5-10 years service - 11 hours/month

Paid Sick Leave
8 hrs 45 mins/month

11 Paid Holidays

17 Paid Military Leave Days

Paid Retirement Contribution (high risk)

Medical & Life Insurance Available
Built-in Life Insurance equal to one years salary

Deferred Compensation Investment Plan

Direct Deposit
Pay Directly deposited into your bank account

Other Incentives

FDLE Mandated Incentive (certified officer)

$360.00/year Associates Degree
$960.00/year Bachelors Degree
$240.00/year for every 80 hours of
advanced training completed

PCSO Additional Incentive (certified officer)

$ 350.00/year Associates Degree
$ 550.00/year Bachelors Degree
$ 850.00/year Masters Degree

Paid Overtime for Special Teams/Units

PCSO Additional Incentives (based on position)
$ 600.00/year Emergency Medical Technician
$ 300.00/year Foreign Language Skill


Service and Promotional Opportunities

Special Teams

Hostage Negotiations
Street Crimes Unit (STOP Team)
Corrections Response Team
Dive Team
Bicycle Unit
Motorcycle Traffic/Escort Unit
DUI/Traffic Unit
Honor Guard
Field Training Officer
CRT (Crisis Response Team)

Competitive Promotions

Sergeant and Lieutenant

Indianapolis Car Plan (some divisions may not apply)

Each Deputy Sheriff has an
assigned car that they take home every day.

130 Orie Griffin Blvd
Palatka, FL 32177

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Putnam County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer