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The Athens County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time Deputy Sheriff. Applications will be accepted until Friday, August 19, 2022. Applications can be obtained via email by contacting Brynne Morris at or at the Sheriff’s Office, 13 West Washington Street, Athens, Ohio 45701, Monday through Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm. Starting salary: $19.07-$22.47/hour; experience considered, includes full-time benefit package. 

Applicants shall be a United States citizen; possess a valid Ohio State Driver’s License; have a high school diploma or GED, must possess an Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA) certification, pass a criminal history, physical agility and medical screening. The Sheriff’s Office reserves the right to change the dates and locations of any portion of the selection process.

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