205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM
Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
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1 Only current employees of Kittitas
County may apply.
2 Only current union employees of
Kittitas County may apply.
Remote testing options available.
If you are interested in a career in law enforcement, our Jail Deputy position is a great way to get your foot in the door.
The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office provides a learning environment where Deputies can gain experience and
knowledge. Jail Deputies who are successful in our corrections center are provided preference points if/when they
seek employment in the Patrol division of the Sheriff’s Office.
To learn more about the hiring process to become a Jail Deputy, please visit our Civil Service page and review the
“Applying for Jobs” section.
If you would like to tour our jail facility and learn more about the job please contact Jail Sergeant Jeff Barnsley at (509)
Welcome to the Kittitas County Employment Portal, and thank you for your interest in joining our staff.
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.