Pennington County Sherriff’s Office- Deputy Sheriff (Wall, SD)

Pennington County Sheriff’s Office is seeking Deputy Sheriff applicants to fill a contract position in the City of Wall, SD.  This is a full-time position with the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office assigned to reside in Wall for a 2-year contract period.  The residency requirement includes any area inside 5 miles of city limits.  

This is an unique opportunity to engage with a small community, build relationships with citizens and provide effective emergency response. Contract Community Deputies work 4, 10-hour shifts and receive a take home patrol vehicle.

Deputy Sheriff Job Description

Wall is a small community located about 50 miles east of Rapid City on Interstate 90. 
Click Here to learn more about the community. 

Hire date for this position will be November 2nd, 2015 or February 15th, 2016.


Education: HS Diploma or GED 

Age:  Successful candidates must be 21 years of age

Criminal History: No felony conviction; no domestic violence conviction

Experience: None required

License / Certification:   SD Driver’s License (within 90 days of moving to SD).  Preference given to currently certified Law Enforcement Officer. 

Selection Process: 

Applicants will complete a written exam, physical agility testing and interview process prior to a conditional offer of employment is made.  Upon conditional offer, applicants will undergo a thorough background investigation, psychological evaluation and pre-employment physical. 

Please visit our 
website for complete process details and to submit an application.