Sheriffs' Association of Texas


Goliad County Sheriff's Office (Dispatcher Position)

The Goliad County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for Dispatcher. 


  • Starting salary $13.00 per hour
  • Overtime paid at time-and-a-half – not comp time
  • Overtime opportunities available
  • Full benefits package, including comprehensive Blue Cross medical coverage, through county
  • Retirement through Texas County and District Retirement System 

Applicants must be able to:

  • Work varied shift work
  • Read and write the English language
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • Accurately type a minimum of 20 words per minute
  • Follow oral and written instructions
  • Speak in a clear and concise voice
  • Handle emergency situations in a calm manner.  

State certification required within one year of hire date.   

No felony convictions; No Class A or B misdemeanor convictions within the past 10 years.  

Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus, but not required 


Capt. John Pape, Goliad County Sheriff’s Office, 361-645-3451 or

Application forms are available at the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office or can be downloaded at the Goliad SO Website at under the “Employee Opportunities” tab.