Corrections Position

Franklin County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Deputy



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Franklin County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Deputy

Last updated on March 27, 2024
PST Partner Agency since October 19, 2011

Vacancies: 2

Important Information

The Corrections Division is managed by a Commander with 1 Captain, 2 Lieutenants, 5 Sergeants, 5 Corporals, 38 Corrections Officers, and 5 Support Specialists. The current jail opened in 1986 with a capacity of 102 beds. The new Jail opened in 2014 adding 208 beds with a combined capacity of 334. 

The Jail has a Daily average of about 200 inmates.

Community Information

Franklin County is a rural county with an agriculture based economy.

Department Information


We, the members of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, are dedicated to "Serve and Protect" the citizens of Franklin County and its visitors with honor, integrity and trust.

                                                                                                             CORE VALUES

HONOR:    WE will lead by example and dedicate ourselves to excellence in the performance of our duties.

INTEGRITY:    WE will interact with our citizens and each other in an ethical, considerate & compassionate manner.

TRUST:    WE will strive to promote a culture of transparency, fostering trust and respect with the people we serve.


The Franklin County Sheriff's Office will set the standard in public safety through innovation, flexibility, and community partnership. We will hold ourselves accountable while promoting an environment that ensures public safety while treating people with respect and dignity

Area Information

County: Franklin
Population: 96,749
# of Staff: 50

Hiring Status

Franklin County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Deputy has 2 vacancies.

The eligibility list is a continuous listing and maintained as scores are received from PST with oral board interviews conducted on an as-needed basis. Vacancies are filled by Civil Service "rule of five" with the top five candidates forwarded to the appointing authority for background investigation & selection as vacancies occur.

Salary Information

Starting annual salary $52,815.00

Available Incentive Pays:

Bilingual Incentive Pay - For English/Spanish, or American Sign Language (ASL) bilingual employees, 2% will be added to base salary for employees who have completed the certification process as determined by the Sheriff. 

Education Incentive Pay - Employees will receive an education incentive for a college degree in a related field as determined by the Sheriff. An additional 1% will be added to the base salary for an AA degree and an additional 2% will be added to the base salary for a BA/BS degree.  Degrees must be from an accredited college or university recognized by the State of Washington. 

Benefit Information

Franklin County offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, retirement plans and various paid leave benefits. 

Franklin County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Deputy Requirements

Category Requirement Required at time of...
    Test Hire
Written Examination Yes, required
LEO/CO Physical Ability Test (PAT) Yes, required

Your physical ability test must be completed 180 days (~6 months) before or after your passing written exam.

Minimum Age 21
Citizenship US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.
High School Grad/ GED Yes
Driver's License Required Yes
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult Will be carefully reviewed on a case by case basis
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile Will be carefully reviewed on a case by case basis
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider the highest score received within the past one year

Contact Information

Franklin County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Deputy

1016 N. 4th Avenue
Pasco, WA 99301 Franklin County


Agency Test Requirements
Written Examination: Yes, required
PAT: Yes, required

Other Franklin County Sheriff's Office positions

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