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Guadalupe County Employment Benefits

The Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office located in Seguin, Texas offers a competitive salary comparable to surrounding agencies.

Effective October 1, 2023 starting hourly pay for new patrol deputies is $30.90

Earn up to two weeks paid vacation after one year which increases with tenure at the department along with paid holidays, sick time can be used after 60 day waiting period, longevity pay, paid employee medical insurance after sixty days, life insurance and county contribution of 2:1 into TCDRS at time of retirement. Take home vehicle if you live within 25 miles from the Sheriff's Office.

Certification Pay

Intermediate License: $650.00 Yearly

Advanced License: $1,300.00 Yearly

Masters License: $2,600.00 Yearly

 

The Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office offers many paths of career advancement and divisions that one day you could be part of. Included divisions are Patrol, Commercial Motor Vehicle Enforcement, Warrants, Courthouse Security, Transport, Civil Process, Criminal Investigations, Auto Theft, Mental Health Unit, and Narcotics.

 

Along with those above, there are opportunities to be a member of the Boat Patrol, Negotiations Team, SWAT, K-9, Gang Unit, Drone Unit or a Field Training Officer.

Physical requirements are as follows:

12 - push-ups in 1 minute

22 - sit-ups in 1 minute

1.5 mile run in 16 minutes 31 seconds

 

Patrol Deputy Job Description

Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office Employment Application 

 

Contact

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  Patrol Lt. Javier Luna - (jluna@co.guadalupe.tx.us) (830) 401-9371

Or

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Patrol Sgt. Donnie White - (Donnie.white@co.guadalupe.tx.us) (830) 743-0351

Or call 830-379-1224

 

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Adult Detention Officer

Effective October 1, 2023 starting hourly pay for new Uncertified Detention Officers is $25.60 hourly and for TCOLE Certified Detention Officers it is $26.78 hourly

 

Earn up to two weeks paid vacation after one year which increases with tenure at the department along with 11 paid holidays, paid sick time can be used after 60 day waiting period, longevity pay,

paid employee medical insurance after sixty days, life insurance and county contribution of 2:1 into TCDRS at time of retirement.

 

 

Certification Pay

Intermediate License: $520.00 Yearly

Advanced License: $1,040.00 Yearly

Masters License: $2,080.00 Yearly

S.E.R.T. Certification: $2080.00 Yearly

 

The Guadalupe County Adult Detention Center offers career advancement as well as other opportunities to be involved in. These include the following: Courthouse Security, Transports, Hospital Duty,

Mental Health Officer, Special Emergency Response Team (S.E.R.T.), Detention Training Officer and Gang Unit.

 

Physical requirements are as follows:

12 - push-ups in 1 minute

22 - sit-ups in 1 minute

160lb dummy drag with a partner while wearing a SCBA and blacked out mask in 5 minutes

 

Must have a High School Diploma or GED and have no criminal record above a Class B within the last ten years. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Preferably some jail experience and you must have a current Texas Driver License.

If downloading an application you will need to deliver the Sheriff's Office application/background packet to Jail Administration, C/O Veronica Vela, at 2617 N. Guadalupe St. Seguin, Texas 78155.


Detention Officer Job Description.pdf

Guadalupe County Detention Center Employment Application

635-LVN_Paramedic.pdf

636-Medical_Assistant.pdf

 

 

Contact

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  Operations Lt. Albert Cerda - (jose.cerda@co.guadalupe.tx.us) (830) 305-0225

 

 

 

 

 

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