Civilian Employment

Are you looking for a career that supports a law enforcement agency in a civilian capacity? The Sheriff’s Office has positions within the organization that play a critical role in support of jail and court operations.

Career Spotlights

Warrants Specialist

This position is responsible for the data entry and interpretation of court orders and other legal paperwork into three different crime database systems. An eye for detail, excellent computer skills, knowledge of legal terminology and some college level classes with a focus on criminal justice are helpful for this position.

Classification Officer

These dynamic positions offer support in the jail system by calculating time for inmates and verifying certain program eligibility requirements for inmates. Careful attention to detail, basic math skills, excellent communication and computer skills are required for this position and a college degree in a related field is preferred.

Court Security Specialist

This hands-on job is the first impression that many of the public will get of the Sheriff’s Office while entering either one of our courts buildings. These employees screen the public entering our court facilities to ensure no contraband or restricted items enter. A focus on customer service, communication, and previous security experience are positive attributes to have if interested in this career.

Apply for Civilian Employment

There are many other positions within the Sheriff’s Office which make serving the citizens of Chesterfield County a possibility. Please view our employment openings to see what exciting career opportunities may be available and join our remarkable team!