Career Opportunities


Law enforcement is one of the most challenging and rewarding careers, but it’s not for everyone.  Commitment, responsibility, integrity, courage, these are some of the qualities expected and demanded of those who wear a uniform and badge.

The Harris County Constable's Office Precinct 5 is looking for individuals to join our ranks, but we aren't looking for just anyone.  We are looking for individuals of the highest caliber who are dedicated to upholding the laws of the State of Texas and protecting the citizens of Harris County.

Precinct 5 holds itself and its deputies to the highest standards, with our core values as guides for everything we do, "Always Honor, Integrity, and Service.

Think you have what it takes?  Contact the Precinct 5 Recruiting Division today and find out.


To download an application in PDF format click below.


Recruiting Division:  (832) 927-6783

To view the 2017 department recruiting video click here.



  • Meet TCOLE standards
  • 21 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Valid Texas Driver’s License
  • Pass a Medical Examination
  • Pass a Drug Test
  • Pass a Psychological Evaluation
  • Pass a Polygraph Examination
  • Complete all required testing
  • Have good credit
  • Veterans must have Honorable Discharge



  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • County Retirement Plan
  • Long-term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick leave
  • Compensatory Time
  • TCOLE Certification Pay
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Equipment allowance
  • Bilingual Pay

 Entry Level Salary    $44,866

Applicants may pick up an application at our main office at
17423 Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas 77094

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