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JOB APPLICATION

DEPUTY SHERIFF

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking Kansas certified law enforcement applicants that have the desire to work as a deputy sheriff in a proactive law enforcement agency.  Jackson County is intersected by US Hwy 75, and contains the largest Tribal casino with two more casinos on our northern border.  Jackson County borders the northern edge of Topeka, which presents plenty of work, and opportunity for the proactive deputy, while at the same time offers the best of rural life.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Salary is commensurate with experience

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED).  Applicants must be able to pass applicant testing, background investigation, polygraph, psychological exam and drug screening. Must be open to scheduling flexibility (must have the ability to work any shift, weekends and holidays) must possess a Kansas Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment.  Applicants must be of good moral character with no felony, or domestic battery convictions

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:  Applications are available at www.jasoks.org or at the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office at 210 US Hwy 75, Holton, Kansas. This position will remain open until filled. For more information call 785-364-2251. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

CORRECTIONS OFFICER 

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for a full-time corrections officer. Applicants must be a minimum of 21 years of age and able to work various shifts including holidays and weekends. Applicants must also have a high school diploma or G.E.D., and a valid driver’s license. Must be able to pass a thorough background check with no felony or domestic convictions, drug-related offenses or serious misdemeanors. We offer a competitive pay and benefit package. To obtain an application, you may download one from this website.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Jackson County is an E.O.E.

PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER (Dispatchers Needed)

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking applicants that have the desire to work as a public safety dispatcher. The following are requirements: Must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED).  Must be able to pass the applicant testing, background investigation, psychological exam and drug screening. Must be open to scheduling flexibility (must have the ability to work any shift, weekends and holidays)must be able to accurately type at least 40 wpm, multi-task and have excellent customer service, which are fundamental to employment.  Previous public safety dispatching experience is preferred, but not required. Successful applicants will become certified in Emergency Medical Dispatching and NCIC within 6 months of hire and maintain all necessary certifications as required. Public safety dispatcher duties include, but are not limited to, answering 9-1-1 telephones, transmitting vital information to emergency personnel via the radio, relaying information via Computer-Aided Dispatch, and answering administrative lines serving the Law Enforcement/EMS/Fire personnel. Applications are available at ww.jasoks.org or at the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office at 210 US Hwy 75, Holton, Kansas. This position will remain open until filled. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.