office (785) 336-2311
fax (785) 336-2788

Richard D. Vernon
Sheriff

Employment

Nemaha County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applications are available for pickup at the Nemaha County Sheriffs Dispatch Office

Current Positions available

Position: Corrections Officer

Description: Relief Corrections Officers are utilized to fill vacancies on an as-needed basis to maintain the day-to-day operations of the jail. Corrections Officer participation involves, but is not limited to; booking and releasing offenders, maintaining security of the facility, escorting offenders within and /or outside the secure confines of the jail.


Position: Relief Dispatcher

Description: Relief Dispatchers are utilized to fill vacancies on an as-needed basis perform a full range of radio and telephone operational duties in our 24-hour facility. Dispatchers are required to process and prioritize incoming calls for police, fire and EMS assistance.


 

 

Employment Requirements:

Dispatcher

  • No criminal history
  • Good Communication Skills
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Background investigation
  • 18 years of age

Deputy Sheriff

  • No criminal history
  • Good Communication Skills
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Background investigation
  • 21 years of age
  • Psychological evaluation
  • Valid drivers license
  • Good driving record
  • Kansas Law Enforcement Certification (Preferred)

Corrections Officer

  • No criminal history
  • Good Communication Skills
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Background investigation
  • 18 years of age
  • Valid drivers license
  • Good driving record