The Kiowa County Sheriff Office is interested in professional, highly motivated, problem solving oriented individuals for a full-time Sergeant/K-9 handler position. We are looking for individuals that are community oriented and have good interpersonal skills to meet the unique needs of the communities we serve. The Sheriff Office has an excellent benefits package.
Duties and responsibilities include enforcing all federal, state and local laws; taking calls for service; patrolling business districts and residential neighborhoods to deter and detect crime; investigate complaints; citing and/or arresting law violators; following up on pending reports and cases; serving civil process; protecting person and/or property.
Along with these duties, the selected individual will be responsible for the care and maintenance of the Sheriff Office drug detection K-9, along with supervising four other Sheriff Deputies. This position requires a responsible, self-motivated individual that is willing to work days, nights, weekends and holidays. This individual will be expected to work well with surrounding counties and is required to live in the county at the time of starting employment with the agency.
TYPE: Full Time
SALARY: Pay Scale for this position is $16-$21/hour. Pay will be determined based on experience.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: At least 21 years of age, US Citizen, high school diploma or equivalent, ability to obtain valid Kansas driver’s license, and no felony or major misdemeanor convictions. Applicants must have at least five years working Law Enforcement experience, preferably a portion of that experience being in a supervisory or K-9 role.
Applicant must be able to live and work in a rural community, pass thorough background investigation, drug screening, medical evaluation, and psychological evaluation
OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: Applications may be obtained at 200 E. Wisconsin Ave. Greensburg, Kansas 67054. They may be returned to the same address. Applications may be 620-723-2182.
CLOSING DATE: 03/14/2017