The Sheriff’s Human Resources Division is responsible for the recruitment and processing of applicants and new employees. This task included the coordinating and scheduling of application reviews, pre-employment polygraphs, physical agility tests, background investigations, oral interview boards, drug screening, physical examinations, and psychological evaluations on all sworn and certified new hires.

The Human Resources Unit is also responsible for the “New Employee Orientation Program” to acquaint new hires with the mission and functions of the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. This presentation instructs new hires in the areas of sexual harassment, diversity, personnel policies, accreditation, insurance benefits, and Florida Retirement System.

Individuals interested in a career at the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office can visit the Employment PageOnline Application Center or contact Human Resources today at (850) 436-9472.  Employee Benefits can be reached at (850) 436-9202.