Full-Time Detention Deputy (Trego County Sheriff's Office)


Full Time Detention Deputy

The Trego County Sheriff's Office is taking applications for full time Detention Deputy Position. Duties will include, but not limited to, booking in inmates, serving meals, administering inmate medication, collecting and doing laundry, some clerical duties, and occasional inmate transports to and from other facilities and court. The hours will mainly be evening hours.

Salary is $13.00 per hour, negotiable with any previous Detention Officer experience or other qualifying experience and education in related field. Benefits include fully paid single plan health insurance, and KPERS retirement. Pre-employment drug testing is required.

Minimum qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Undergo applicable background checks
  • Kansas Driver's License
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must be able to act without direct supervision and exercise independent judgment
  • No Felony convictions or disqualifying criminal history

Contact the Trego County Sheriff's Office at 525 Warren Ave. WaKeeney Kansas 67672 or email twixom@tregocountysheriff.com to obtain an application. It is required that applicants submit a detailed resume along with their application.