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School Resource Officer, Sherman County Sheriff's Office

The Sherman County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Patrol Deputy/School Resource Deputy.   The School Resource Deputy will be assigned to the Schools in USD-352 during school year and then normal Patrol duties during the summer.  Sherman County is a rural agricultural and cattle county located in North West Kansas along I-70.  Sherman County is a progressive community of approximately 6115 population.    The Sherman County Bastille is a 28 bed facility that houses for local agencies and surrounding counties.  Come join our law enforcement team serving Sherman County. We are searching for career-minded public servants that are ethical and hard-working.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Starting salary $30,570 to $38,000 Depending on training & experience.
Benefits include:
•       Uniforms and Equipment furnished 
•       Single or family health coverage 
•       Vacation and sick coverage 
•       10 paid holidays 
•       Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
•       Take home Patrol Vehicle


•       Must be 21years of age, 
•       High school Diploma or equivalent. 
•       No felony convictions 
•       No Misdemeanor DV or integrity convictions. 
•       Valid driver's license. 
•       Ability to visually recognize & distinguish colors. 
•       Pass pre-employment physical and drug screening 
•       Pass pre-employment background check
•       Pass pre-employment written test and physical agility test
•       Pass pre-employment psychological evaluation
•       No "Brady/Giglio" information in personal or professional background
•       Willing to work shift work, weekends, and holidays.
•       Preferred qualifications are Kansas Certified Law Enforcement Officer or equivalent from another State 
•       Preferred qualifications experience working as a School Resource Office. 

Applicants are required to pass a psychological evaluation, physical and drug test. 

        Background checks will be completed on all prospective applicants.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:  Call or write: Sheriff Burton Pianalto
Sherman County Sheriff's Office
813 1/2 Broadway
Goodland, KS 67735
Or download from www.shermancountysheriff.com

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled