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Employment Opportunities

Civil Service is charged with the recruitment, testing, hiring, and promotion of all Sheriff's Office employees under Chapter 41.14 RCW. The Board of County Commissioners appoints citizens of the county to serve on the Civil Service Commission. Each commissioner serves a six year term without compensation and cannot hold any salaried public office or engage in county employment, other than the commission duties, during their term. The terms of the commissioners do not run consecutively. Only two commissioners can be of the same political party.

The following positions in the Mason County Sheriff's Office are covered by civil service rules:

  • Deputy Sheriff – Lateral Entry
    Corrections Officer – Lateral Entry
    Deputy Sheriff – Entry Level
    Corrections Officer – Entry Level

    Community Service Officer 
    Financial Assistant
    Systems Coordinator
    Food Service Coordinator
    Records Specialist
    Civil Clerk
    Clerk

For information on employment, or to secure an application for any of the positions available through Civil Service for the Sheriff's Office please follow the link below to the web page for

Mason County Civil Service Commission

Dawn Twiddy, Chief Examiner
411 N. 5th Street
Shelton, WA. 98584
360.427.9670 ext 422

dawnt@co.mason.wa.us