The personnel unit is responsible for the recruiting and hiring process for the sheriff's office. Personnel is also responsible for meeting all the human resources needs for all employees. 

When the Sheriff's Office is hiring, a job posting is created online HERE. The Sheriff's Office no longer accepts applications at the office. All applications are taken ONLINE ONLY and online job postings are only created when positions are open. Onslow County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Sheriff's Office will also post on our facebook page whenever we post a new job opening. The facebook page is located HERE.


Major Tommie Thomas (910) 989-4032
Captain Jon Lewis (910) 989-4011
Dorothy Cowan (910) 989-4048