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Deputy Sheriff, Scott County Sheriff's Office

The Scott County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking a motivated individual for the position of Deputy Sheriff within out agency. Scott County has a population of 5000 people and is positioned in Western Kansas. Our major highways are 83 North and South and Highway 96 East and West. We have 718 square miles and the Scott County Lake to patrol. Primary responsibilities includes but not limited to patrol work, responding to emergency and dispatched calls, conducting investigations, interviewing, gathering evidence, serving warrants, civil process, enforcing traffic laws, enforcing federal, state and local laws, preparing reports. The candidate must have the ability to problem solve and act without direct supervision and exercise independent judgment in handling calls and emergencies. Deputies have their own take home patrol vehicle, health insurance and KEPER'S Retirement. Deputies work a 9 hour rotating shifts with overtime figured in, paid vacation, holidays and sick leave. Scott County Sheriff's Office provides uniforms, duty equipment, duty weapon, AR-15 patrol rifles, shotgun and taser.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  DOQ, No less than $14.00 for uncertified personal.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

21 years of age and older. High School Diploma or GED. Valid Drivers License. No Felony or serious misdemeanors convictions. Bilingual is a plus. KLETC graduate with current certification. No Domestic Violence issues. We will train the right person.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: 

Applications can be obtained through the Scott County Sheriff's Office at 602 West 5th Street Scott City Ks. Or Call 620-872-5805 to request an application or ask to speak with Undersheriff Jeffrey Pounds or Sheriff Glenn Anderson.

CLOSING DATE:  Until Filled