Clay County Sheriff’s Office

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A photo of Sheriff Michelle Cook in her office

There’s nothing more fulfilling than a career serving others. Here at the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, we offer a variety of career paths and opportunities to help you further your professional goals. 

Whether you’re looking to serve as a deputy, correctional officer or among our talented team of support staff, Clay County is the perfect place to start and finish your career. Reach out to us anytime, and I hope you’ll consider joining the CCSO family!

Sincerely, Sheriff

Career Opportunities


Support Staff

An image of one of our Detention Deputies


Why Clay County?

Located in Northeast Florida, Clay County is nestled just south of Jacksonville along the banks of the scenic St. Johns River and home to more than 220,000 residents.

Spanning from north to south, Clay is comprised of a diverse mixture of suburban and rural areas perfect for family living, with our schools ranked among the best in the state of Florida!

Clay County is the perfect place to call home for those who love nature and the outdoors, boasting some of the region’s best golf courses, public parks and more than 46 square miles of lakes and rivers.


A boat speeds down Black Creek