Corrections Officer (Coffey County Sheriff's Office)


The Coffey County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a full time Corrections Officer.

Duties will include, but are not limited to, taking care of inmates, booking in and releasing of inmates, transporting to court and doctor appointments, and applying basic medical needs, clean/maintain jail.

Hourly pay could be higher depending on applicant's qualifications and certifications. Corrections I salary ranges anywhere from $19.16-20.99 an hour plus benefits.

High school diploma or G.E.D. is required. Applicant must possess a valid Kansas driver's license. Applicant cannot have any felony convictions. Applicant must be 18 years of age to apply. You will be required to pass a physical and a Drug and Alcohol test.

Please contact the Jail Administrator at (620) 364-3199 if you have any questions regarding the Corrections Officer Position.

You may also pick up an application and job description at the Sheriff's Office located at 605 Neosho St. Burlington, KS 66839. Applications, which have instructions, may also be obtained by going online to CFSO Application for Employment ( This application is specific to the Sheriff's Office; if in doubt- please call.

Coffey County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Veteran's Preference Employer. Coffey County Sheriff's Office considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status. Coffey County Sheriff's Office will not refuse to hire a disabled applicant who is qualified to perform the requirements of the job with reasonable accommodations. Applicants may request reasonable accommodations, during the application/interview process.