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Deputy Sheriff

Job ID23-AD-4B-40-F0-45
CompanyBC Public Service
LocationMultiple Locations
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2022-08-05
Posted Until2022-09-11
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryPublic Administration
Job DetailsView attachment
Ministry of Attorney General
Multiple Locations

Deputy Sheriff
$56,032.51 - $63,565.27 annually, plus a Temporary Market Adjustment of $190.35 - $224.49 bi-weekly. ($43,758.80 annually for new recruits attending the fourteen-week Sheriff Recruit Training Program)

Deputy Sheriffs provide security services to the Provincial, Supreme and Appeal Courts of British Columbia (89 court locations). As a Deputy Sheriff, you are a provincial peace officer and will work closely with different partners in the justice system to ensure all levels of courts in the province are operating smoothly and safely. You will coordinate appearances, enforce court orders, execute arrest warrants, involve in jury selection and sequestering, as well as provide for various document services. Deputy Sheriffs also provide intelligence and risk assessment services; train, plan, prepare and execute high security appearances and transports, as well as provide protective services for the judiciary, crown, defence, public, court staff, and all participants in the system so they may work in a safe and unencumbered environment.

Qualifications for this role include:

- 19 years or older
- Legally entitled to work in Canada (B.C. Sheriff Service requires that you be a Canadian citizen or a Permanent Resident of Canada at the time you apply for this position)
- Grade 12 graduation or equivalent*, as defined:
- High school diploma (e.g. Dogwood Diploma B.C.); or
- Adult graduation diploma (e.g. Adult Dogwood B.C.); or
- GED certificate obtained between 1973 and 2014; or
- Graduation with a university degree or two-year post-secondary diploma from an accredited institution (one-year diplomas will not be accepted)
- Completion of 2 post-secondary English or written communications courses with a minimum of 6 credits* OR one of the below English language proficiency alternatives:
1. Language Proficiency Index (LPI) (minimum essay score of Level 5)
2. CELPIP General (minimum writing score of level 8 - CELPIP-General LS will not be accepted
3. IELTS Academic or General (minimum writing score of 6.5)
*Note: English Additional/Second Language (EAL/ESL) courses do not meet the requirement.
- Valid Class 4 unrestricted B.C. Driver's License* or equivalent from another province (with no prohibitions/suspensions, and a maximum of 9 demerit points on a 5-year driver's abstract)
*Note: It is highly recommended that you book this test as soon as possible as testing dates are limited with ICBC.
- Standard First Aid with CPR-C or Occupational First Aid Level 1 or a WorkSafe BC approved equivalent.
- Typing Speed minimum 25 NET wpm
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