Congratulations on choosing to apply with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office (JSO)
Our online application can be used to apply for four of the six career paths available through JSO: Police Officer, Corrections Officer, Court Bailiff Officer, and Reserve Officer. Those interested in applying for civilian or Police Emergency Communications Officer positions, please apply via the contact section of this site.
Prospective employees are encouraged to consider a career with JSO very carefully. The citizens of Jacksonville look to JSO to provide a trusted partner within its law enforcement presence in the community. We aspire to be THE premier law enforcement agency in the United States. For that reason, JSO selects only the best applicants, provides the best training, and promotes the best employees.
Candidates who feel the call to serve and want to pursue a career in law enforcement should be ethical, motivated and believe in the principle: Work for Justice, Live with Honor.
If you have questions or need assistance completing this application, please contact the JSO Recruiting Office at 904-713-4870. Click on the links provided to review the specific requirements of each position (PDF Format): Police Officer, Corrections Officer, Court Bailiff Officer and Reserve Officer.
Instructions for successful completion of the on line application: