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Civilian Career Opportunities

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Frederick County Sheriff's Office does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age and/or disability in employment or in the provision of services. Sign language interpreters and/or special accommodations for individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request.


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Public Information Officer 

This professional position with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office is responsible for performing advanced public relations work for comprehensive and strategic communications, marketing, public information, recruitment, and outreach.  This position is responsible for managing the Sheriff’s Office public website, social media channels, implementing communications policies and strategies to manage the FCSO brand, style, and communications content. This includes the development and implementation of integrated Sheriff’s Office communication strategies and policies, including media relations, advertising, public information, social media, video/graphic services, print design, production, and statistical research/reporting. Supervision is received from the Law Enforcement Bureau Chief.

Personnel Assistant

This administrative position is assigned to the Sheriff's Office Personnel Services Section and is responsible for performing personnel services actions and assisting with general human resources duties for the department.  Supervision is received from the Personnel Supervisor.

Administrative Specialist I - Judicial Services

This administrative position is responsible for coordinating and reviewing Sheriff’s Office Judicial Services unit  paperwork, particularly for the District Court Processing Unit. This position also provides administrative and clerical support to other personnel within the Sheriff’s Office. Supervision is received from the Sergeant, Civil Process Unit.

Police Information Specialist

$22.02 Hourly

This non-sworn position provides general operating assistance to Frederick County Sheriff's Office (FCSO) Headquarters, with primary responsibility for duty desk telephone calls (Law Enforcement Bureau), assisting the public and providing reception services.

2 vacancies available:

  • 1 vacancy for day shift - varied days; rotating schedule; 7:00 am - 7:00 pm and weekend shifts as needed

  • 1 vacancy for night shift - varied days; rotating schedule; 7:00 pm - 7:00 am and weekend shifts as needed



  • High school graduation, or the equivalent

  • Minimum age 18 years

  • Minimum 1 year customer service work experience to include experience taking phone calls in a professional setting

  • Minimum 1 year experience using a computer (personal or professional accepted)

Visit our Frederick County Government job opportunities page for a complete list of available Sheriff Office jobs.

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