Deputy Sheriff (Meade County Sheriff's Office)


Meade County Sheriff's Office is seeking an individual for a full-time Deputy Sheriff position. This position is responsible for performing uniformed patrol duties and enforcing all federal, state and local laws.


  • $17 starting for non-certified
  • Wage negotiable for lateral transfer with KLETC certification or eligible reciprocity
  • 12 hour rotating day and night shifts


  • Meade County pays 100% of single, as well as family medical/dental premiums
  • KPERS retirement
  • MESO furnishes patrol vehicle, weapons, & uniforms
  • Paid holidays


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Kansas driver's license with no serious traffic violations
  • KLETC certification preferred but not required
  • Must pass security background check
  • Medical and psychological exams and drug screening.
  • Residence in Meade County required
  • Applicants will have to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen.
  • May not have any felony convictions, or certain disqualifying misdemeanors, for example but not limited to; domestic battery, theft, etc.
  • Must be of good moral character.

Applications may be picked up at the Meade County Sheriff's Office located at 223 N. Meade Center, Meade, KS in person or request via email at

Applications can be returned to Meade County Sheriff, PO Box 487, Meade, KS, 67864 or via email to

Applications for this position are accepted until position is filled.