HCSO Hiring Event


Start the hiring process to become a sworn Law Enforcement Deputy or Detention Deputy!


Saturday October 23, 2021 7:00 am - 12pm

520 N. Falkenburg Road
Tampa, FL 33619

To reserve a spot please contact Recruitment & Screening at 813-247-8070.

Please bring valid identification card or Drivers License.

Physicians will be available on-site from 7:00 am - 10:00 am for FREE physicals to complete your medical waiver.

Be ready to participate in the Physical Efficiency Battery once you complete the physical.

Post PEB there will be a Q&A held by HCSO recruiters and Background Investigators until 12:00pm.

Physical Efficiency Battery (PEB)

The PEB assessment is designed to measure an applicant's aerobic capacity while also measuring their core and upper body strength. The primary goal of the PEB is to determine if an individual possesses the basic skills to perform the physical tasks required of sworn officers. Applicants who do not pass the PEB will not continue with the application process. Failure to meet any one of the minimum requirements will result in a failure of the PEB.

PEB Appropriate Attire

  • Athletic shirt
  • Athletic pants/shorts
  • Sneakers

  • NOT PERMITTED: cut-off t-shirts, modified sleeves, tank tops, halter tops, short shorts, and sports bras (without a t-shirt) 

Passing Requirements

  • 15 push-ups in one minute (minimum)
  • 20 sit-ups in one minute (minimum)
  • 14" vertical leap (minimum)
  • 300 meter run - 69 seconds (maximum)
  • 1 1/2 mile run - 16 minutes (maximum)

We look forward to helping you join the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office

many facets of HCSO