Employment



The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office employees are protected under Civil Service. In order to be considered for a position with the Sumner County Sheriff’s Office one must first take and pass the Civil Service Exam.

With the exception of Correctional Officer positions we give our Civil Service Exam only once a year. Our next test will be in January  2019

 

Employment Opportunity Notice

 

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office is testing for the following positions:


School Crossing Guard : Responsible for traffic control in Beech school zone.
Qualifcations include, but are not limited to: 18 years or older, high school
diploma or accepted GED certifcate, citizen of the U.S., no arrest or
conviction for charges of force, violence, thef, dishonesty, gambling, liquor
or controlled substances; have an honorable discharge from armed forces
if applicable, have a good moral character and pass a background check;
pass a physical, psychological and a drug screen; and have a valid driver’s
license.
Applicants must be capable of monitoring traffic and safely guiding
pedestrians and vehicles through the school zone. Crossing guards must
be prepared to direct trafc using signs and or hand signals. Applicants
must be able to move and act quickly, and will be required to work in all
weather conditions.


This position will be 12 hours a week part time position during the school
year. Pay will be $15.53 per hour.


Applications will be accepted at 117 W. Smith St. Gallatin, Tn. 37066

 

Correctional Officer: Responsible for the security and welfare of all inmates..

 

Qualifications include, but are not limited to: 18 years of age or older, high school diploma or accepted GED certificate, citizen of the U.S., no arrest or conviction for charges of force, violence, theft, dishonesty, gambling, liquor or controlled substances; have an honorable discharge from armed forces if applicable, have a good moral character and pass a background check; pass a physical, psychological and a drug screen; and have a valid driver’s license. Some computer experience is desired.

 

Applications accepted through 4:00 p.m. on Friday 8-10-2018. Application fee of $20.00 per test must be paid in cash with completed application. The written test includes general aptitude questions. Applicants scoring 70 or above will be placed on a hiring roster for the remainder of the year 2018.

 

Examination held Monday August 13th, 2018 at 0830 hours.  Arrive at 0800 hours to register.  Picture I.D. required.

 

Location:  Sumner County Sheriff’s Office 117 W. Smith St. Gallatin TN 37066


For more information call Michelle Denning at 615-452-2616 ext. 1848.
 


 Click here for Application Form

Please bring in or fax completed form to 615-442-1883