Linn County is a smaller
community with a population of
around 10,000. Our county is
full of history, which includes
several nationally known
historical sights. Our county
offers quick access to the
Kansas City Metro area via US
Highway 69. We are also home to
superb hunting and finishing
opportunities, including La
Cygne Lake, which was just rated
as one of the top 100 bass
fishing lakes in the United
The sheriff’s office is looking to hire someone with previous certification as a Kansas law enforcement officer, but certification is not required for a starting deputy. Position will include performing routine patrols, criminal investigations, arrest and traffic related duties. Deputy sheriff residency requirement may be waived.
All equipment will be supplied along with a take home vehicle.
TYPE: Full Time
SALARY: Starting salary is $16.43/hour plus benefits if previously certified. Hourly pay could be higher depending on applicant’s qualifications, certifications, and experience.
High school diploma or G.E.D. is
required. Applicant must possess
a valid Kansas driver’s license.
Applicant cannot have any felony
or domestic violence convictions
to include any diversions or
expungements. Applicant must be
21 years of age to apply. You
will be required to pass a
physical as well as a drug and
Cowley County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:
Further information and
applications can be obtained
from the Linn County Sheriff’s
Office at 107 S. 4th St, Mound
City, KS 66056 or by phoning
(913) 795-2665. Applications,
which have instructions, may
also be obtained by going online
CLOSING DATE: Until Filled