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Deputy Sheriff:

The Jefferson County Sheriff is accepting applications for Full Time Patrol Deputies.     Duties include: patrol, traffic, juvenile and criminal code enforcement, traffic accident scenes, investigations, civil investigations, warrant and civil process service, and preparation of reports documenting activities.  Starting salary is $16.50 hourly, plus benefits.  Candidates must be 21 years of age at time of appointment, hold a valid driver's license, and be free of felony convictions.  Candidate must undergo and pass a physical capacity test, drug screening, hearing and vision test, and a psychological examination.  

Applications may be obtained online at: (below) or

by calling 785.863.2765.       

Jefferson County is an EOE and ADA employer.


The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for Full-Time and Part-Time Correctional Officers.  Required education is graduation from high school or GED equivalent.  Training specific to the job will be provided by the department.  The selected candidates must undergo and pass a drug screening test, a vision and hearing test, a physical agility test and be free of felony convictions.  Candidates must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment, and hold a valid driver's license.   Applications may be obtained on line at or at,  or by coming into or calling the Jefferson County Sheriff's office at 1360 Walnut St, Oskaloosa , Ks  785-863-2765.

Open until all positions are filled.

Jefferson County is an EOE and ADA employer.

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