We are now open for walk-ins in all offices; Drivers license and Passports(located in Recorders Office) still appointment only. 

To schedule drivers license appointments online please go here

Sun, Jan 16, 2022
Benton County Iowa

Deputy Sheriff

Date Posted: 12/2/2021
Department: Sheriff
Type of Employment: Full-Time



The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. The applicants who qualify will be added to the current list of candidates maintained by the Benton County Civil Service Commission.


The Benton County Civil Service Commission will conduct a 2021 Deputy Sheriff Civil Service Entry Level Exam at 09:00 a.m. on  January 22, 2022 at the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, 113 East 3rd Street, Vinton Iowa.


Applications may be picked up at The Benton County Sheriff’s Office at 113 East 3rd Street in Vinton, Benton County web site: https://www.bentoncountyia.gov/ or by contacting the Sheriff’s Office at 319-472-2337.


Benton County does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, national origin, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.


Veterans will be given statutory preference as provided by the State Code of Iowa section 35C.


All applications must be received by the Benton County Sheriff’s Office no later than Wednesday, January 7, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. for any current openings.