High school graduate or equivalent (college is preferred)
Valid driver’s license
Applicant must be at least 21 years of age and a US Citizen
Must be of good reputation and character.
The applicant shall not have been convicted of a felony or serious misdemeanor.
The applicant may be given a job-related pre-screen written examination which will include math, grammar, spelling, comprehension, and sentence structure, and the applicant shall achieve a score no less than the minimum acceptable score established for the given test.
The applicant may be required to submit to a polygraph test by an examiner designated by the department.
The applicant must pass a drug screen. Applicants currently using illegal drugs will not be hired. Applicants with a history of illegal drug use may be disqualified.
Dedicated men and women wanting to serve the community have a great opportunity with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.
Reserve Officers are authorized by the Sheriff to enforce the law. Reserve officers complete a 40 hour Basic Academy here in Clark County before moving into the field. Officers continue to receive training throughout their career with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.
The dedicated members of this unit receive professional training and authority from the sheriff to enforce laws and help people in need. They offer their services in the areas of administration, Horse Patrol, K-9 , patrol, training, special events, river patrol, air-unit, transport division and also at the jail.