The Neosho County Sheriff's Office has a male detention officer position open. Starting wage is $14.50 per hour with a 5% wage increase after successful completion of the probationary period, and a $.40 night shift differential. These will likely be night shift positions once trained, and successful completion of probation would be $15.65/hr.
Detention Officers onlu work 7/14 days. First week: Mon, Tues, Friday, Sat, and Sun. Second week: Wed, Thurs. 12 hour shifts.
Benefits include KPER's retirement, health insurance, dental, vision, paid vacation time, sick time, tuition programs, etc.
No experience is necessary as we provide on the job training. Many of our previous jailers were college students that were able to obtain their degrees while working, or used the experience and on the job training to move on to better careers. Many have gone into law enforcement.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, have a H.S. diploma or GED, and a valid driver's licence, and pass a background check.
Many of our deputies got their start in the law enforecement profession by working in the jail and proving their work ethic. Good reading comprehension, writing, and computer skills are helpful.
Applications and position descriptions are available at the Neosho County Sheriff's Office; 402 East State, Erie, KS 66733. The hiring process will remain open until the positions are filled.
Neosho County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
911 Communications Officer
The Neosho County Communications Center is accepting applications for a full-time and part-time 911 Communications Officer. The Neosho County Emergency Operations Center is a state-of-the-art facility. We are looking for career minded individuals. No prior experience necessary, as we provide an extensive training program. This position has a starting wage of $13.00 per hour then $13.65 after successful completion of the probation period. Duties will include answering administrative and 911 phone calls and dispatching emergency services. This position is an excellent opportunity for entry level into the law enforcement field. Applicants may be required to pass a written test, listening test, typing test, drug test and background investigation.
Obtain position description and application at the Neosho County Sheriff's Office, 402 East State, Erie, KS 66733. Applications accepted until May 26, 2020.