Sheriff careers

Push yourself to new limits – join our team.

Sheriffs help ensure the province's communities are safe and secure places where Albertans can live, work and raise families.

Do you want a rewarding career? Are you ready to make a difference? Then you might have what it takes to become a sheriff.

Sheriffs perform a wide range of activities in collaboration with other law enforcement and policing partners in Alberta. To learn more, visit the Alberta Sheriffs Branch.

What's in it for you

Many people from across Canada and around the world choose to live and work in Alberta each year. Alberta's stable economy and innovative business spirit make it an ideal place to work.

As a sheriff, you get:

  • a pension, excellent benefits and job security
  • province-wide career opportunities
  • a rewarding, challenging and dynamic work environment
  • to be part of a team with a high level of professionalism
  • paid training opportunities
  • promotion opportunities

What does it mean to be an Alberta sheriff

Alberta sheriffs keep people safe in our courthouses

Alberta sheriffs protecting Albertans – courthouse security