Careers in Sheriff Services

The Department of Justice offers challenging positions for persons interested in working as Sheriff Officers. For information regarding qualifications, training and recruitment contact the Nova Scotia Public Service Commission.

Sheriff Officer

  1. Sheriff Officer Training Standards
  2. Competencies

Recruitment and Selection Process

  1. Career Beacon
  2. Screening
  3. Written Test
  4. COPAT
  5. Job Interview & Employment References
  6. Pre-employment Questionnaire
  7. Psychological Screening
  8. Medical Screening
  9. Sheriff Officer Training Program
  10. Application Fees