Employment Opportunities

Full Time Jailers

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) is currently seeking qualified applicants for current and future Certified Jailer positions.
 
Starting pay: $21.22/hour
Step Raises at 6 mo, 3yrs, 7yrs and 12yrs
 
BENEFITS
 
Medical; Dental; Vision; Life, AD&D, TCDRS County Retirement System (8 years to vesting), Paid Vacation, Sick Leave, Paid Holidays; Certificate Pay, Longevity Pay
 
Jailers work 12 hour shifts and work 15 days each month. Every other weekend off is a 3-day weekend.
 
Preference will be given to current or retired jailers seeking lateral entry.
 
Successful candidates must pass the ACSO comprehensive pre-employment background, which includes but is not limited written exam, medical exam, psychological exam, credit history, work history.

Full Time Patrol Deputy

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) is currently seeking qualified applicants for current and future Certified Peace Officer positions.
 
Must hold a current TCOLE Peace Officer Certificate
 
Starting Salary: $54.501/year (after 60 day probation)
Step Raises at 6mo, 3yrs, 7yrs and 12yrs
 
BENEFITS
 
Medical; Dental; Vision; Life, AD&D, TCDRS County Retirement System (8 years to vesting), Paid Vacation, Sick Leave, Paid Holidays; Certificate Pay, Longevity Pay
 
Patrol deputies work 12-hour shifts and work 15 days each month. Every other weekend off is a 3-day weekend.
 
Preference will be given to current or retired peace officers seeking lateral entry.
 
Successful candidates must pass the ACSO comprehensive pre-employment background, which includes but is not limited written exam, medical exam, psychological exam, credit history, work history.

THE AUSTIN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER TO ALL EMPLOYEES AND APPLICANTS WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, OR GENETICS