We at Precinct 8 are looking for a select few men and women who want to be a part of the finest Law Enforcement Agency in Texas. We offer stability, a great working environment and the most diverse and fantastic Precinct imaginable as a work place.
If you would like to be a part of the "8-Team", then we urge you to seriously consider applying today. If you make it, you won't regret it.
Click the "Apply Now" link to submit a pre-employment application online. You will be contacted by this agency once it is received. Persons interested in applying for Deputy positions must be TCOLE certified and hold a valid Texas Peace Officer License. Applicants with prior experience must meet the eligibility requirements in order to qualify for our Lateral Entry Program. Applicants who are not selected for employment must wait at least one (1) year before reapplying.
Precinct 8 is currently accepting applications for the following positions:
- Communications Officer
- Reserve Deputy
Be sure and take a moment to review information on Harris County's Benefits and Wellness provided to all Precinct 8 employees.
Current salary levels (eff. 03/28/20):
* Note - Salaries listed below represent base pay only and do not include monthly incentives and allowances that you may qualify for. Those are paid in addition to the base salary. Starting Deputy pay could be as high as $74,668 for qualified candidates. To discuss your situation, contact Lt. Chris Yetter in recruiting at 281-488-4040.