Darby Butler, Sheriff
Dixie County, Florida
P.O. Box 470
214 NE 351 Highway, Suite L
Cross City, Florida 32628


Employment Opportunities – Join Our Team

The Dixie County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, religion, or any other legally protected status.

Commonly Asked Questions

Why Work at the Dixie County Sheriff’s Office?
The Dixie County Sheriff’s Office offers a wide variety of career opportunities for individuals with an interest in law enforcement. Job positions fall under either “sworn” or “staff” classifications. Sworn positions require current Florida Law Enforcement or Corrections certification, including entry positions such as Deputy Sheriff and Correctional Officer.

Staff positions do not require law enforcement certification and include entry positions such as Communications Officer, Clerical, and Secretarial, as well as several other specialized categories.

Applying for a Job

Applications for all positions are available at the Dixie County Sheriff’s Office, Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. You may also download the law enforcement or support staff applications below. If you have any questions, please get in touch with us at (352) 498-1220.

The Dixie County Sheriff’s Office provides a comprehensive benefit package for employees.