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Career and Employment Application Information

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is an equal opportunity employer.

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office continually accepts applications for all positions. Submit your complete application to:

Chief Deputy Lisa Christian
Sullivan County Sheriff's Office
P.O. Box 589
Blountville, TN 37617


  • Must be 21 years of age

  • Must have earned a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must be able to pass a physical, fitness test, and psychological exam

  • Must not have a criminal record on file

    Download the application

  • SCSO Application Form

    This application is in Adobe's PDF format. You need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to view and print this form. If you do not already possess this free software, you may obtain it from Adobe's web site at

    Follow these steps to download and print the
    SCSO Application for Employment :

    Ensure that you have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed.

    Right-click (with the RIGHT mouse button) the link above.

    On the menu that pops up, select "Save Target As..." (Internet Explorer) or "Save Link As" (Netscape).

    Save the file, empapp.pdf, to your desktop or a folder on your hard drive, maintaining the ".pdf" extension on the saved file.

    Double-click (LEFT mouse button) on the saved file. The Acrobat Reader should open the file.

    Click on the printer icon to print out the application.

    Sullivan County Sheriff
    P.O. Box 589
    Blountville, TN 37617
    (423) 279-7500

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