Perform a wide range of patrol duties, as assigned, to enforce various laws and ordinances, and to protect the general public?s constitutional rights, as provided for under county, state, tribal and federal laws.? Work from rotating shift patrol assignments, to operate a patrol vehicle in a designated area of the county, with full responsibility for proper personal conduct and enhancement of the County?s police image, while carrying out the duties of law enforcement being ever mindful of the constitutional rights of the citizenry, both on and off duty.? Employee must perform all duties with minimal supervision.? Employee may be required to work irregular hours, attend job related meetings both in and out of town, and perform other duties as assigned.
Eddy County is offering a $5,000?employment incentive with half payable to the certified deputy on their first payday and the other half payable upon successful completion of probation combined with one year satisfactory service at the sheriff's office. This incentive is offered to NM certified law enforcement officers. Eddy County is offering a $3,500 employment incentive to certifiable by waiver (out-of- state or military) law enforcement officers.
Full Job Description
NOTICE - In making this application for employment with Eddy County, I understand and agree that:
1. Any misrepresentations made by me in this application will be sufficient cause not to hire or cause to terminate my employment;
2. As a condition of employment I am to be governed by all County ordinances, resolutions, rules, policies and procedures;
3. Refusal to submit to search by authorized personnel of my person or property while on County premises is grounds for discharge;
4. As a condition of employment I must pass a physical examination, a drug/alcohol test and submit to random testing as prescribed by County policy.
I authorize Eddy County to investigate all statements made in this application. I agree not to hold Eddy County, or any of my previous employers or references liable in any matter concerning the information they may provide.
Application Special Instructions
Please upload a current?driving record if you would like to be considered for this position.
Please print, complete, and upload the waiver notarized below.
Please print, complete, and upload the form below.