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All positions within the Office of Sheriff require the taking of a civil service exam, with the exception of Corrections Officer part-time. Listed below are the job qualifications, information regarding agility test if required for the position and other helpful information.  As part of the hiring process all applicants will be required to complete a background investigation. See the link to the left on what the background investigation involves.

The Ontario County Sheriff's Office is committed to the premise that the process for the selection of prospective employees shall be fair and equitable and shall not exclude any candidate for employment because of race, creed, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, gender expression, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or military status.