FCSO is a full-service agency offering a wide variety of positions with numerous career advancement opportunities. Paid positions include deputy sheriff, detention officer, telecommunicator and civilian work. Hiring processes vary slightly for each job, with competitive pay for all employees. Team members enjoy a wide variety of training and educational opportunities.

•  Competitive Pay
•  Vacation Days
•  Sick Leave
•  Paid Holidays
•  Long Term Disability
•  Health + Life Insurance
•  Dental + Vision Insurance
•  Tuition Reimbursement
•  24/7 Workout Facilities


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Forsyth County accepts online applications that can easily be completed following the application link below and clicking “Apply Here.” To log in, create an account using your email and a password. FCSO does not discriminate on the basis of sex, pregnancy, race, color, religion, nation of origin, age, sexual orientation or disability unless a bonafide occupational qualification exists.

Pay incentives for deputy and detention officer positions include bilingual abilities, prior active military service, higher education and relevant work experience.

Hiring Process
•  Detention Officer
•  Deputy Sheriff
•  Telecommunicator
•  Civilian