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Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

School Resource Officer


Patrol Deputy Sheriff


The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking applications for the position of School Resource Officer at Lincoln Academy, an independent, comprehensive secondary school for day and residential students located in Newcastle Maine.


The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office serves a county of about 35,000 residents in a diverse landscape from coastal fishing to inland agricultural communities.  The Sheriff’s Office has a staff of 17 Patrol Deputies and 6 Detectives with the School Resource Officer assigned to Patrol Duties when not working within a school.


We are looking for an individual with at least two years of experience who is interested in an outstanding opportunity to work within a diverse educational setting while serving a community both in and outside of the school. If you are looking for more than a job and want to be a part of two professional teams.  If you are looking for a career that delivers a diverse variety of events and experiences. If you want to make a difference.  Then you are who we are looking for.   


We are also seeking applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff in our Patrol Division. 


The Sheriff’s Office offers a competitive salary and benefit package for full time employment and encourages lateral transfers.  We also offer exciting opportunities for career growth and development. Specialized training includes Use of Force Instructors, Marine Resource Enforcement, K9 Teams, Drug Enforcement, and Detectives. Experience, education, and training factor into the wage considerations for officers.  Incentives are offered for lateral hires with up to six years of experience. 


Application packets containing job requirements may be obtained Monday thru Friday between the hours of 8am and 4pm by calling the Sheriff’s Office (207 882-6576) or in person at 42 Bath Road Wiscasset Maine.  Packets are also available anytime online at


Additional information can be obtained by contacting Lt. Brendan Kane at (207) 882-6576 between 8:00am and 4:00pm Monday thru Friday or email at   Please enter “Hiring process” in the subject line. 


                             Lincoln County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please download and fill out the LCSO Application Packet (PDF) and return to:


A hard copy of the application and job descriptions may also be obtained at this office.  Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Closed holidays.  Lincoln County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office

42 Bath Road

Wiscasset, Maine 04578

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