Deputy Employment

Applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff may be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office starting January 14th, 2021 through April 7th, 2021 during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The application may also be downloaded at the link listed below.

*Lateral Transfer applications are accepted on a continual basis throughout the year*

The Sheriff’s Office is located at:
The McLean County Law and Justice Center
104 West Front Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

The current starting salary is $54,519.00 plus overtime and liberal benefits.

MANDATORY ORIENTATION will be held on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 in the EMA room that is located in the basement of the Law and Justice Center. Check-in begins is at 5:00 p.m. Orientation starts promptly at 5:30p.m.

Information about the physical agility and written exam will be passed on at that time.

For questions, call (309) 888-5166 and ask for Chief Deputy Welsch.

APPLICATIONS AND ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE BROUGHT TO THE ORIENTATION MEETING. YOU MUST INCLUDE ALL PAST EMPLOYERS ON THE APPLICATION, PRINT EXTRA EMPLOYMENT PAGES IF NECESSARY.

Incomplete applications (or applications without all the required documentation) will not be accepted.

Thank you for your interest in our agency.
Sincerely,
Jon Sandage
McLean County Sheriff

Deputy Employment Application (PDF)