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Michael Junker

mjunker@hernandosheriff.org

352-797-3666

Detective Junker is available to answer all general questions about a career with the HCSO.

Anthony Belmonte

abelmonte@hernandosheriff.org

352-797-3758

Sgt. Belmonte can tell you more about a law enforcement career at the HCSO.

Javier Dejesus

jdejesus@hernandosheriff.org

352-442-8360

Sgt. DeJesus is available to answer questions about becoming a detention deputy or other employee at the Hernando County Detention Center.

Loryn Meddings

be911@hernandosheriff.org

Loryn is ready to help you begin your career as a 911 operator.

H.C.S.O. Careers

Hernando County Sheriff’s Office

Equal Opportunity Employer

We’re looking for qualified applicants to become part of our Hernando County Sheriff’s Office family. Watch the video above for a brief look at just some of our diverse opportunities. Below you will find information about our current career opportunities. Click on the Apply Now button to see more details and to begin the application process or contact one of our recruiters to get more information or personal assistance with the hiring process.

Please read and answer the online application questions carefully – Your application will not be accepted or processed unless all required fields are completed.

Featured Jobs

Deputy Sheriff
Starting at $50,000.00

Law Enforcement Operations

The HCSO is looking for highly motivated individuals to serve as Deputies.

Apply Now

Detention Deputy
Starting at $50,000.00

Judicial Services

The HCSO is looking for highly motivated individuals to serve as Deputies.

Apply Now

Director Of Communications
Salary Range $72,500.00 - $102,441.00

Administrative Services

Under the general direction of the Administrative Services Bureau commander, performs independent administrative and supervisory work to ensure the effective operation of the Communications Section.

Apply Now

911 Call Taker / Dispatch
$17.00/hour - In Training
$19.00/hour - After Training

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the communications shift supervisor and assistant supervisor, performs functional work related to the operation of the communications center. Employees are expected to exercise independent judgment.

Apply Now

Staff Registered Nurse (R.N)
Salary Range $61,500.00 - $80,693.00

Judicial Services

The Staff Registered Nurses basic duties are to be responsible for direct nursing care of inmates incarcerated in the detention facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of the facility and the accepted standard of nursing practice within the state.

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Accounting Specialist - Judicial
Salary Range $38,750.00 - $61,948.00

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the Accounting Manager, the Accounting Specialist – Judicial, is responsible for coordinating and handling financial activities related to the Inmate Welfare Fund and Inmate Revenue Fund.

Apply Now

Staff Licensed Practical Nurse (L.P.N)
Starting at $44,700.00

Judicial Services

The Staff Licensed Practical Nurses basic duties are to be responsible for direct nursing care of inmates incarcerated in the detention facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of the facility and the accepted standard of nursing practice within the state.

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Human Resources Specialist
Starting Salary $ 38,750.00

Administrative Services

Under the direction of the Human Resources Director, performs highly responsible technical work of above-average difficulty assisting in the organization, planning, implementation and direction of the human resources function of the office.

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Purchasing/Supply Specialist
Salary Range $35,500.00 to $56,752.00

Operations

Under the general supervision of the Purchasing/Supply Supervisor, employees in this class do detailed work involved in purchasing assigned commodity groups, including the review of requisitions and preparation of purchase orders.

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School Crossing Guard - Part Time
Starting Salary $14.47/hour

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the direct supervision of the assigned traffic sergeant, provides supervision of pedestrian control at a specific location so as to provide for the reasonable and orderly flow of pedestrian traffic and for the safety of the general public.

Apply Now

Part-Time Public Service Technician - Cadet
Starting Salary $15.00/hour

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the direct supervision of the Division Commander or designee, performs a variety of limited administrative, informational, investigative and traffic related tasks.

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Aviation Mechanic
Starting Salary $53,000.00

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the general supervision of the Corporal performs mechanical work of average to above average difficulty and responsibility in connection with the scheduled maintenance and repair of Sheriff’s Office aircraft.

Apply Now

Automotive Mechanic
Salary Range $38,750.00 to $61,948.00

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the general supervision of the Bureau Commander. In this position, you will be responsible for maintaining and repairing all machinery and vehicles.

Apply Now

EMT/Paramedic - Part Time
$17.00/hour

Judicial Services

The EMT/Paramedic’s basic duties are to be responsible for inmate medical screenings of inmates incarcerated in the detention facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of the facility and the accepted standard of practice within the state.

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Part-Time Detention Service Technician – Cadet
Starting Salary $15.00/per hour

Judicial Services

Under the direct supervision of the Division Commander or designee, performs a variety of limited administrative and informational tasks. IMPORTANT: The Detention Service Technician - Cadet Position - Is a Transitional position. This employee must desire and be eligible for a transition to become a certified detention deputy with the Hernando County Sheriff's Office.

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Finance Director
Salary Range $101,500.00 - $133,177.00

Administrative Services

Under direction of the Senior Administrative Officer, performs advanced accounting, budget oversight, managerial and financial analysis work.

Apply Now

A.R.M.S Clerk
Salary Range $33,800.00 - $50,176.00

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the Records Manager, performs data entry work via live transcription and involves basic knowledge of modern computer programs.

Apply Now

Deputy Sheriff
Starting at $50,000.00

Law Enforcement Operations

The HCSO is looking for highly motivated individuals to serve as Deputies.

Apply Now

Detention Deputy
Starting at $50,000.00

Judicial Services

The HCSO is looking for highly motivated individuals to serve as Deputies.

Apply Now

911 Call Taker / Dispatch
$17.00/hour - In Training
$19.00/hour - After Training

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the communications shift supervisor and assistant supervisor, performs functional work related to the operation of the communications center. Employees are expected to exercise independent judgment.

Apply Now

Staff Licensed Practical Nurse (L.P.N)
Starting at $44,700.00

Judicial Services

The Staff Licensed Practical Nurses basic duties are to be responsible for direct nursing care of inmates incarcerated in the detention facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of the facility and the accepted standard of nursing practice within the state.

Apply Now

Human Resources Specialist
Starting Salary $38,750.00

Administrative Services

Under the direction of the Human Resources Director, performs highly responsible technical work of above-average difficulty assisting in the organization, planning, implementation and direction of the human resources function of the office.

Apply Now

Part-Time Detention Service Technician – Cadet
Starting Salary $15.00/per hour

Judicial Services

Under the direct supervision of the Division Commander or designee, performs a variety of limited administrative and informational tasks. IMPORTANT: The Detention Service Technician - Cadet Position - Is a Transitional position. This employee must desire and be eligible for a transition to become a certified detention deputy with the Hernando County Sheriff's Office.

Apply Now

Purchasing/Supply Specialist
Salary Range $35,500.00 to $56,752.00

Operations

Under the general supervision of the Purchasing/Supply Supervisor, employees in this class do detailed work involved in purchasing assigned commodity groups, including the review of requisitions and preparation of purchase orders.

Apply Now

Staff Registered Nurse (R.N)
Salary Range $61,500.00 - $80,693.00

Judicial Services

The Staff Registered Nurses basic duties are to be responsible for direct nursing care of inmates incarcerated in the detention facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of the facility and the accepted standard of nursing practice within the state.

Apply Now

Automotive Mechanic
Salary Range $$38,750.00 to $61,948.00

Services Bureau

Under the general supervision of the Bureau Commander. In this position, you will be responsible for maintaining and repairing all machinery and vehicles.

Apply Now

Aviation Mechanic
Starting Salary $53,000.00

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the general supervision of the Corporal performs mechanical work of average to above average difficulty and responsibility in connection with the scheduled maintenance and repair of Sheriff’s Office aircraft.

Apply Now

School Crossing Guard - Part Time
Starting Salary $14.47/hour

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the direct supervision of the assigned traffic sergeant, provides supervision of pedestrian control at a specific location so as to provide for the reasonable and orderly flow of pedestrian traffic and for the safety of the general public.

Apply Now

Part-Time Public Service Technician - Cadet
Starting Salary $15.00/hour

Law Enforcement Operations

Under the direct supervision of the Division Commander or designee, performs a variety of limited administrative, informational, investigative and traffic related tasks.

Apply Now

Finance Director
Salary Range $101,500.00 - $133,177.00

Administrative Services

Under direction of the Senior Administrative Officer, performs advanced accounting, budget oversight, managerial and financial analysis work.

Apply Now

Accounting Specialist - Judicial
Salary Range $38,750.00 - $61,948.00

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the Accounting Manager, the Accounting Specialist – Judicial, is responsible for coordinating and handling financial activities related to the Inmate Welfare Fund and Inmate Revenue Fund.

Apply Now

A.R.M.S Clerk
Salary Range $33,800.00 - $50,176.00

Administrative Services

Under the general supervision of the Records Manager, performs data entry work via live transcription and involves basic knowledge of modern computer programs.

Apply Now
Requirements
  • High School or College Diploma or GED*
  • DD-214 (if applicable)
  • Valid Florida Driver License
  • Social Security Card
  • Certified Birth Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate and/or all name change documentation
  • Naturalization Certificate (if applicable)
  • Florida Basic Recruit Certificate
  • Florida State Exam results

You must be state certified or currently enrolled in an academy class to submit a Law Enforcement Deputy or Corrections Deputy application.

For more information about becoming Florida certified, please contact Florida Department of Law Enforcement at :

FDLE How to become an Officer
Locations
Hernando County
Sheriff's Office

Law Enforcement Agency

Main Office
18900 Cortez Blvd, Brooksville, FL 34601
8AM - 5PM
Detention Center
16425 Spring Hill Dr., Brooksville Fl 34604
Open 24 Hours

If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at
(352) 797-3675
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