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The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for Full and Part time Deputy Sheriff.   Duties include patrol, traffic, juvenile and criminal code enforcement; crime & traffic accident scene investigations, warrant and civil process service; and preparation of reports documenting activities.  The duty station is Oskaloosa, Kansas.   Some travel is required.  The selected candidate must undergo and pass a physical capacity test, a drug and hearing screening, and a psychological examination.   Candidates must be free of felony convictions, be 21 years of age at time of appointment and hold a valid driver's license.   Applications may be obtained online at , ,  or you may call the Sheriff's Office at 785-863-2765.   Open until position/s are filled.   Jefferson County Kansas is an EOE and ADA employer.


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