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NC Works Hosts Hiring Event for Sheriff’s Deputies Feb. 26

Feb 24, 2020

Cumberland County Workforce Development will hold a hiring event for Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office deputies and detention officers Feb. 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the NC Works Career Center, 414 Ray Ave.

Recently, the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners approved increases to law enforcement salaries effective March 1.

Pay for entry level detention officers will increase by $2,300 to $36,500. To maintain the standard differential in entry level pay between sworn deputies and unsworn detention officers, entry level for a deputy sheriff will increase by $1,750 to $39,237.

Sheriff’s deputy jobs include road patrol, crime scene investigators, narcotics, detectives, school resource officers, courthouse security, special response team and more. road patrol.

Detention officer jobs include booking and release, inmate transportation, inmate property officer, field training officer and more.