Employees work in one of four different bureaus within the Sheriff's Office, with
a wide variety of jobs available in each bureau.
The Law Enforcement Bureau consists of Deputy Sheriffs whose main responsibilities
include a variety of law enforcement activities. This bureau also includes our School
Crossing Guard positions.
The Investigative Bureau consists of Detectives, along with Child Protection Services
and Support Staff. Support Staff positions include records clerks and secretaries.
The Corrections Bureau includes Corrections Deputies and Support Staff responsible
for the operation of the Detention Facility.
Administrative Support Staff positions are available in Human Resources, Information
Technology, Purchasing, Supply, Bailiffs and other departments that support the
Qualifications for positions vary. Most positions however, do require the following:
- Minimum age of 18
- High School Graduate or GED equivalent
- Valid Florida Driver's License
- Ability to pass a comprehensive background check of employment, education, criminal
history, and drug screen.
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office offers competitive salaries, excellent training
and an exceptional benefits package.