Sheriffs' Association of Texas


Hamilton County Sheriff's Office (Patrol Deputy Position)

Come be a part of our team!!! Salary: • Starting salary $36,000 • Full benefits package, including comprehensive Blue Cross medical coverage, provided to employee through county • Retirement through Texas County and District Retirement System • Uniforms (except footwear) provided • Weapons (Glock 22 handgun, Shotgun and Patrol rifle) provided • Take-home assigned Patrol Unit (must reside within 10 Miles of Hamilton County) 

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: • Patrol county and city roadways and assists citizens in both emergency and non-emergency situations. • Respond to calls for service as directed, performs traffic enforcement duties, issues citations as necessary, direct traffic as well as respond to traffic crashes. • Complete offense and incident reports as well as investigate criminal activity and may be required to testify in court. • Execute warrant and on view arrests as required in hostile and non-hostile environments and situations. • Respond to Estray calls. • Investigate and protects crime scenes, obtain latent prints, take photographs, mark and record evidence in the chain of custody and deposit all evidence into the care of the agency evidence holding facility. • Serve civil process documents. • Perform other duties as directed by the Sheriff or supervisor. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • High School Diploma or GED required by TCOLE for this position. • Prefer 2 years’ experience as a Peace Officer, but not required • Possession of a valid Texas Driver's License. License as a Basic Texas Peace Officer in good standing with TCOLE (A MUST). • Must be able to pass the TCOLE mandated physical and psychological requirements. • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus, but not required. 

Application can be obtained on Hamilton County Website or by coming by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office located at: 1108 S. Rice Hamilton, TX 76531 

Contact Lt. Brian Fullbright for more information. 

(254)386-8128 or by email: