Civilian Positions

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is currently hiring to fill the following civilian positions:

Click on the job titles above to learn more about each position and read through the job description.


A complete application package must include the following documents: 

County Application

Personal Inquiry Waiver  (This form must be complete, printed and signed by a notary.) 

Background Packet B  (This form must be complete, printed and signed by a notary.)

When submitting your application, be prepared to provide copies of the following Required Documents. You do not need to wait until you have all of these documents prior to submitting your application. However, your application will not be considered "complete" until all documents are provided to BCSO personnel for the successful processing of your application: 

   1)  U. S. Citizen OR Resident Alien

   2)  Copy of your Birth Certificate.

   3)  Copy of your High School or GED and College Diplomas. 

   4)  Copy of your Driver's License.

   5)  Copy of your Social Security Card. 

   6)  Copy of court issued legal documentation supporting any legal name change (i. e., marriage                        certificate, divorce decree, etc.).

   7)  If prior military, a copy of your DD214 with your separation code and the type of discharge you                     received. 

   8)  A certified driving record from the Department of Motor Vehicles from all states licensed over the               past six years. 

   9)  If former law enforcement officer, provide all training certificates.

Hiring Board Questionnaire: Online form must be completed upon submission of other required documents. Click the Submit button at the bottom of the form for it to be sent directly to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. 


Use the following addresses when submitting your application for employment along with accompanying documents: 




Any additional inquiries regarding employment, the hiring or application process may be sent via email to: or call Lt. Martin Thomas at 843-255-3434. 


Beaufort County Sheriff's Office

Recruiting Unit

Attn: Lieutenant Martin Thomas

P. O. Box 1758

Beaufort, South Carolina, 29901



Beaufort County Law Enforcement Center

Attn: Lieutenant Martin Thomas

2001 Duke Street

Beaufort, SC 29902

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office

2001 Duke St

Beaufort, South Carolina 29902


Phone: 843-255-3200

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