Civil Service Test 

The next Civil Service Test will be coming soon. for applicants who want to become a certified full-time Deputy Sheriff with the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office. 

Questions regarding the Civil Service Testing for the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office can be directed to Kelly Otting at civilservice@dbqcosheriff.com

See What the Sheriff's Office has to Offer


Job Opportunities

View the Dubuque County Job Opportunities web page for complete county job listings and to submit an application.


  • Applications for non-civil service jobs will be kept on file until the position is filled.
  • Civil service applications are kept on file for two years from the date of the test or until the list is deemed depleted, whichever comes first.

Job Opportunities