Career Opportunities

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer



The Charles County Sheriff’s Office employs more than 600 men and women, including sworn officers, correctional officers and civilians.

All full-time employees are offered competitive salaries, health benefits, retirement plans and other benefits, as well as a challenging and rewarding career in law enforcement and in serving their community.

Applicants for Police Officer and Correctional Officer positions may apply at anytime. For information about civilian employment opportunities, contact the Human Resources Section at 301-609-6417.

Current Job Openings

How To Apply

Click the Description link to view salary, requirements and benefits.

Click on the Application link to download the application.

Complete the application and submit it with your resume to the following email address:

For questions about submitting your application please call:
301-609-3903 or 301-609-6417

Police Officer
 Description | Application

Correctional Officer
 Description | Application

Court Security Deputy
 Description | Application

Part-Time Sheriff’s Cadet
 Description | Application

Part-Time Chief Firearms Instructor (closes December 29th, 4:00pm)
 Description | Application

If no closing date is specified, the positions are open until filled.

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This is a free application that you can download by clicking on the link below.

Eligibility Information & Applicant Process

Are you eligible to be a Police Officer, Correctional Officer, Court Security Officer or Cadet? Please read our Hiring Process Overview.

If you would like to speak with a recruiting officer, you may contact Jesse Williams at 301-609-5933.

Do You Have What It Takes?