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Clare County Sheriff's Office: Deputy Sheriff Closing Date: August 1, 2024

The Clare County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for multiple Deputy Sheriff Positions.  Applicants must be MCOLES licensed or licensable by the end of the Academy. Academy sponsorships are also available upon discretion.  Applicants must successfully complete the pre-employment screening process.

Starting wage is currently $20.03/hour -$25.82/hour (depending on experience).  Retirement MERS B2, F55 with 20 Years, FAC 5, vesting after 10 years -Health, Dental and Vision Insurance -Uniform and Equipment Provided -Take Home Car Program (County Residents) -Employer Paid Life Insurance

-12 Hour Shifts (Four Day Weekend Every Other Week) -POAM Union Representation Applications can be picked up the Clare County Sheriff's Office (255 W. Main St. Harrison MI 48625) or obtained on the County website at


  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Must be MCOLES licensed or licensable
  • Applicants must possess a valid Michigan Driver's License and a good driving history
  • Must have no felony convictions
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background, psychological evaluation and drug screening
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must meet all MCOLES employment standards