Civilian

Providing infrastructure and support throughout the agency.

FCSO Highlights

Civilian staff members fulfill a wide variety of jobs that all support the day-to-day functions of the Sheriff’s Office. Civilian staff members serve both the officers and the public by ensuring the agency infrastructure operates smoothly. Civilian staff members provide professional and quality services within the multifaceted areas of the agency.

Civilian Opportunities

Civilian opportunities include:


  • Clerical and Data Entry
  • Administrative Support
  • Fiscal Management
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources

Benefits

Generous paid time off, trainings and conferences, contemporary equipment, plus County benefits.

Hiring Process

The employment process generally takes 8 to 12 weeks to complete; however, applications may remain active up to 6 months. The employment process will end upon failure of any step in the process and/or the discovery of unacceptable information.


  • Qualifications Review
  • Interview(s)
  • F3 and Biographical Assessment
  • Thorough Background Investigation and verification of Criminal Records
  • Credit Check
  • Polygraph Examination
  • Drug Test
Join Our Team

(Click here for a brief tutorial on starting the online application process!)

Spring Promotion

Congratulations to each and every staff member recognized at our Spring Promotional Ceremony!

When you change the atmosphere, you change outcomes. And when you change the outcomes, you change lives.

Are you ready to serve your community?

Accreditation

Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies

The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).

Contact

301 North Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Interested in a job
or inviting FCSO to a job fair?

Phone: 336-917-7008
Email: jobs@fcso.us

Interested in FCSO attending
a community event?

Phone: 336-917-7010
Email: communityoutreach@fcso.us

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