Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
More than a Job

We are currently processing applications for this position.

Court Bailiff Officer. A career as a Court Bailiff Officer is more than a job, it is an excellent career path for those who want to protect others and develop a long lasting career in law enforcement. Court Bailiff Officers primarily provide protection and maintain order in the courthouse (for judges, Officers in training. attorneys, witnesses, jurors, prisoners in custody, defendants on bond and the general public.) This exciting career requires that the successful candidate have an excellent understanding of human behavior and those factors which influence or cause behavioral changes. The applicant must be able to assess environmental factors, determine how they will affect the security and safety of the courtroom, and take appropriate action.

If you would like to have a court bailiff officer recruiter contact you for further information, click here. If pursuing a career of responsibility, challenge and diversity appeals to you, then click here and begin the application process to become a JSO Court Bailiff Officer.



  • Must possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license.
  • Be in good physical condition.

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  • Must be able to run the mile in under 12 minutes.
  • Be of good moral character
  • NOT HAVE TATTOOS above the collarbone (e.g., neck, face, or behind the ear) or below the wrist (e.g., hands, fingers).
  • NOT HAVE received a dishonorable discharge from any of the Armed Forces
  • NOT HAVE been convicted of any felony
  • NOT HAVE been convicted of a misdemeanor involving false statement, perjury or domestic violence
  • MUST HAVE a Basic Law Enforcement or Corrections Training Certification issued by the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. A copy of state exam test score must be submitted.

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    Salary - $17.26 per hour

    Court Bailiff Recruiter:
    (904) 713-4870

    Northeast Florida Criminal Justice Training Center
    JSO Recruitment Center
    4715 Capper Road Building P
    Jacksonville, FL 32218