Upshur County accepting applications for deputy sheriff positions

Sheriff of Upshur County

The Upshur County Civil Service Commission for Deputy Sheriffs is announcing an open period for the purpose of accepting applications for admission to competitive examinations.  Such examinations shall be part of the criteria used to establish an eligibility list for appointment to entry level positions of Deputy Sheriff.

The date for the physical agility test and written examination is set for Saturday May 2, 2020 at 9:00am.  The location of testing will be given out when application is returned. Applicants must show valid photo identification in order to complete testing.  Applicants must be no less than 18 years of age nor older than 45 years of age per Civil Service guidelines. Salary will be based on experience and certification.

Individuals may obtain an application at the following address:

Upshur County Sheriff’s Department
38 W. Main Street Room 103
Buckhannon, WV  26201
Monday –Friday 8am – 4:00 pm

Applications must be RECEIVED in our office no later than close of business (4:00pm) on Monday April 20, 2020.

Please do not make phone inquiries about this position.  Employment with the Sheriff of Upshur County is available to all qualified applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.  Upshur County has established a drug free and tobacco free work environment.



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