Sheriffs' Association of Texas


Waller County Sheriff's Office (Deputy Sheriff Position)

Position: Deputy Sheriff

General Job Description: Responsible for patrol assignments and other law enforcement duties as assigned by the Sheriff.

Assignment will include the following responsibilities:

  • Handle routine calls for service
  • Respond to emergency calls or in progress crimes
  • Enforce criminal, traffic, health and safety code violations
  • Assist during major emergencies and natural disasters with evacuations and perimeter security
  • Arrest prisoners
  • Prisoner transportation
  • File crime and incident reports
  • Conduct basic investigations
  • Evaluate and secure crime scenes
  • Render first aid in appropriate situations
  • Locate and interview victims and witness
  • Other duties, as assigned


  • Licensed Texas Peace Officer
  • Two (2) years experience as a Texas Peace Officer Preferred
  • Valid Texas driver license

Salary & Benefits:

  • Starting at $20.59 per hour


Applications must be received by mail, fax or in person. Position open until filled. All applicants may not be interviewed. No phone calls will be accepted. 

Submit applications to:

Waller County Sheriff's Office 
Attention: Chief Joe Hester
701 Calvit St
Hempstead, Texas 77445
Fax # 979-826-7781