Sheriff Michelle Duncan is pleased to announce the Linn County Sheriff’s Office is holding a hiring event on January 29, 2022.  If you are interested in serving a community that appreciates their law enforcement, Linn County is the place.  The Linn County Sheriff’s Office offers a variety of opportunities for growth and special assignments in a positive, family atmosphere.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office currently has job openings in Patrol, Corrections, Dispatch, and Nursing.  This will be an accelerated hiring event to get applicants through much of the hiring process in one day.

Testing for entry level Patrol/Corrections applicants will include a physical ORPAT test, written test, and an oral interview.  Testing for lateral patrol/corrections applicants, dispatch, and nursing applicants will consist of an oral interview.

This event will be free of charge and will be held at the Central Electric Training Center located at 33309 Highway 99E in Tangent.  Check-in will be at 9:00 AM and, depending on the position applied for, will go until 3:30 PM.  Lunch will be provided to all applicants.  Advance registration is required through Eventbrite at  Applicants are also encouraged to create an online account at:

Please contact Kori Goff with any questions at 541-967-3950 or by email at