Deputy Sheriff (Washington County, KS)


The Washington Co. Sheriff's Office is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. This is a full-time position with health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, paid sick/vacation leave and other optional benefits. Equipment is supplied along with a take-home patrol vehicle.

Starting salary for a non-certified officer is $14.92/hr. Starting salary for certified officers is $16.02/hr. All salaries are negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience.

Must be 21 years of age, US citizen, high school diploma or equivalent, KS driver's license or ability to obtain one and no felony or major misdemeanor convictions. KLETC certification is not necessary for initial employment but will be required after hired. Applicants will also be required to successfully pass a criminal background investigation, psychological examination, drug/alcohol screening, physical examination, and entry-level tests.

Interested applicants may obtain an application by calling 785-325-2293, request by email, or in person at the Sheriff's Office address of 301 B St. in Washington, KS