The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is actively hiring for the Position of Patrol Deputy

The Sheriff’s Office will be holding a One-Day Applicant Processing Event for the position of Patrol Deputy on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 8:00 AM.
The event will be held at the Patrol Division of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, 500 Western Maryland Parkway Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Applicants will take a written test, physical fitness test and oral interview on site that day.

Those who pass the written test, physical fitness test and oral interview will be interviewed by Sheriff’s Office Command Staff on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. After successful completion of the Command Staff Interview, applicants will submit to a comprehensive background investigation.
Applicants MUST bring a completed pre-employment packet with them on Saturday, March 2. Applicants who plan on attending the Processing Event need to register their attendance with our Training Coordinator, Mike Lowry by calling at 240-313-2193.

Appropriate attire for the event is; athletic clothing for the Written Test and Physical Fitness Test, business attire for the Oral Interview.
The pre-employment packet includes a physician’s certificate, which MUST be signed by a physician in order for the applicant to be eligible to participate in the process. Without the completed packet you will not be eligible to test on March 2nd. Packets may be obtained on the Washington County Sheriff’s Office website,, under the employment tab or at the Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division.

Applicants who successfully complete the process and are offered employment will start the Police Academy on Monday, April 15, 2019.
This Processing Event is only for the position of entry level Patrol Deputy. Minimal qualification for the position of Patrol Deputy can be found on the Sheriff’s Office website,, under the employment tab.

Anyone with questions in reference to the One-Day Applicant Processing Event should contact Mike Lowry at 240-313-2193.