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Thursday, June 28, 2018


Date Posted:

June 28-August 02, 2018

Job Order #



Ministry of Attorney General
Location: Abbotsford, Campbell River, Chilliwack, Colwood, Courtenay, Cranbrook, Dawson Creek, Duncan, Fort St John, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Nelson, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Oliver, Penticton, Port Alberni, Port Coquitlam, Powell River, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Quesnel, Richmond, Salmon Arm, Sechelt, Smithers, Surrey, Terrace, Vancouver, Vernon, Victoria, Williams Lake, BC

Job Title:

Deputy Sheriff

Starting Date:



Salary: $51,845.18 - $58,873.38 annually ($40,394.06 annually for new recruits attending the fourteen-week Sheriff Recruit Training Program)


This key role requires a highly effective decision maker, able to remain calm in tense situations and in a fast-paced work environment. Independent and able to work collaboratively on a dedicated team of professionals, you also have the ability to train staff and provide technical and procedural advice and guidance.


What is a Deputy Sheriff?

Deputy Sheriffs provide security services to the Provincial, Supreme and Appeal Courts of British Columbia (44 court locations), as well as planning for and staffing high-security trials at all levels of court. For more information, please visit the Courthouse Services website.

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, are involved 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 while participating in or delivering justice related services for the province.

How to Apply:
For more information and to apply by August 2, 2018, please go to: .

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Closing Date:

August 02, 2018