To apply for a position within Public Safety, please view the instructions for each position listed below.

Please note that while the department will attempt to consider individual circumstances during the hiring process, dishonesty will result with immediate disqualification.


Police Officer I

 

To apply for the Police Officer I position, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Apply for the Police Officer I position by clicking HERE
    Click on Police Officer I, then Apply for this Job.  A new account must be created in order to apply.
  2. Applicants will be screened, and those who meet minimum qualifications will receive an e-mail from Cobb County Internal Affairs within two weeks of the date the application was submitted.  Applicants must complete the Candidate Information Packet & Release Forms and return them to the Internal Affairs office by the date listed in the e-mail.
  3. Review the following documents for additional information:
  4. Applicants will be notified by e-mail if they are selected to continue to the next steps of the process.

Please note that all documents must be filled out completely, notarized and signed in the appropriate places.

While the department will attempt to consider individual circumstances during the hiring process, dishonesty will result in immediate disqualification.


Firefighter I

 

We are only accepting applications for Lateral Firefighters at this time.  This includes individuals who are currently employed with a full service fire department or who have been previously employed with a full-service fire department within the last year.  Applicants must also hold certifications for NPQ Firefighter I (NPQ FF II is preferred), and either National Registry AEMT, Paramedic, or State of Georgia Licensed EMT-I (or higher).  

If you qualify as a Lateral Firefighter, please click HERE to apply.

  • Click on Firefighter I (Lateral Entry Program), then Apply for this Job.  A new account must be created in order to apply.  Applications will be accepted between July 25, 2017 and August 14, 2017.
  • Applicants will be screened, and those who meet minimum qualifications will receive an e-mail from Cobb County Internal Affairs within two weeks of the date the application was submitted.
  • Review the following video for additional information:
  • Applicants will be notified by Cobb County Internal Affairs regarding their Physical Ability Testing.  This is tentatively scheduled for August 17 & 18, 2017.

For traditional candidates, please click HERE to be notified when the position opens.

While the department will attempt to consider individual circumstances during the hiring process, dishonesty will result in immediate disqualification.

 

 

 

 


Emergency Communications Operator I

 

To apply for the Emergency Communications Operator I position, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Apply for the Emergency Communications Operator I position by clicking HERE
    Click on Emergency Commun Operator I, then Apply for this Job.  You must create a new account (username & password) in order to apply.
  2. Complete the data entry test (you will be prompted to do so after you apply)
  3. You will receive an e-mail from Cobb County Human Resources within a month of the date you apply for the position with further instructions. 
  4. Click HERE if you received an e-mail from HR to complete documents to bring with you to the written test.

While the department will attempt to consider individual circumstances during the hiring process, dishonesty will result in immediate disqualification.

 


Animal Control Officer I

 

We are not accepting applications for Animal Control Officer I at this time.

Please click HERE to be notified when the position opens.

While the department will attempt to consider individual circumstances during the hiring process, dishonesty will result in immediate disqualification.

 

 

 


Deputy Sheriff I

 

Please e-mail any questions to our Recruiting Unit at Recruiting@CobbSheriff.org

Apply for the Deputy Sheriff I position by clicking HERE