Deputy Sheriff (McPherson County Sheriff's Office)


Position: Deputy Sheriff
Agency: McPherson County Sheriff's Office

McPherson County Sheriff's Office is looking for skilled and dedicated individuals to serve and protect the community and citizens of McPherson County KS.

Pay Grade: starting Non-Certified 17A - $20.84, Certified 17B $21.68 (step increase after successful completion of 6-month introductory period)

Benefits: Medical & Dental plans, PTO, & KPERS retirement

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must possess a valid KS driver's license
  • Must never have been convicted of a felony or a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude and be free of misdemeanor convictions for the last twelve (12) months
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be able to pass a physical examination and evaluation
  • No Brady/Giglio issues

Essential functions include but are not limited to patrolling the county and issuing citations for traffic infractions, investigating accidents, property and personal crimes, apprehending and arresting of suspects, and serving civil process papers.

Apply online at or in person. To apply in person, please obtain an application form in the Personnel Office at the McPherson County Courthouse on the Main Floor. The McPherson County Courthouse is located at 117 N. Maple McPherson, Kansas. Hours of Operation are M-F 8:00AM to 4:00PM. You may also call the office number at (620) 241-8160 if you wish to have an application sent to you.

Position open until filled.