Sheriff's Office Hiring Requirements

  • 21 years of age by date of hire
  • Have or obtain a valid Wyoming drivers license with a safe driving record by date of hire
  • High School diploma or GED
  • United States Citizen or proper documentation


  • Felony Conviction
  • Falsifying Documents
  • Domestic violence charges or related offenses
  • One DUI conviction within five years or two within a lifetime
  • Poor Credit History
  • Poor Employment History
  • Failure to perform adequately on the psychological examination

Application Forms

The first step is to fill out an application. Download the application, print it out, fax to 307-322-1343, or mail to:

Platte County Sheriff's Office
850 Maple Street
Wheatland, WY 82201

Application for Employment (PDF)
Questions? Problems? Suggestions? email: Copyright Platte County Wyoming