Carter County Sheriff’s Office

Thanks for your interest in working at the Carter County Sheriff’s Office!

To Apply: Visit the Dispatch Office in the front of the jail (900 Third Street, Elizabethton) and fill out an application. Applications can be returned at the dispatch office or at the Civil Service Exam.

Our next Civil Service exam will be on September 13th at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology, Elizabethton (426 Highway 91). Applications will be made available beginning at 5 PM, and you may fill out an application at that time if you have not done so yet. Testing will begin at 6 PM, so be sure to arrive with enough time to complete your application beforehand if necessary.

Minimum qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, proof of US Citizenship.