Marshall County Hiring Deputy Sheriff


The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for Deputy Sheriff.

Civil Service Entrance examination for Deputy Sheriff will be given on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 beginning at 8:00 AM at the Marshalltown Round House, 1602 S 2nd Ave (east side), Marshalltown IA 50158.

Physical agility testing will be held at 8:00 AM at the Marshalltown Round House, 1602 S 2nd Ave (east side), Marshalltown IA 50158. Those passing the endurance test will be given the written exam at 10:00AM the same day at the Marshall County Sheriff Office 3rd Floor, 2369 Jessup Ave, Marshalltown IA 50158. Upon successful completion of the physical and written tests, oral interviews will be scheduled at 12:30 that afternoon on March 2nd, 2019.

Starting wage is $21.69 per hour. After being employed one year, Iowa certified candidates will receive a $3,000.00 employee bonus incentive and non-certified candidates will receive a $1000.00 employee bonus incentive.

Applications are available at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Applications may also be obtained at www.marshallcountysheriff.com. The completed packet must be submitted to the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office by 4:30 PM on February 15th, 2019. Electronic submissions will be accepted; however you must bring the original packet for submission at the time of registration on March 2nd, 2019 at 8:00 AM


Applicants must be able to meet all minimum standards for the acceptance into the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy; they must be 19 years of age to take the test and 21 years of age to be appointed as a deputy sheriff. Lateral transfer is allowed for applicants who are currently Iowa certified peace officers in good standing. Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is an Affirmative Action/EOE.