Career Opportunity – Deputy Sheriff

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department is presently taking applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of Deputy Sheriff (Road Patrol /Corrections Deputy) which currently one open position exist. Nebraska Law Enforcement Certification is not required, however, to be completed within the first year of employment.

Qualifications will include:

  1. Minimum age of 21 years at time of appointment
  2. Physical requirements include weight proportioned to height; vision 20/100 uncorrected, corrected to 20/20; normal depth perception; no color blindness; hearing must be normal in frequencies of normal voice range; successful completion of physical examinations by a physician designated by the Commission.
  3. High School graduate or have completed an equivalent course of education.
  4. Must not have been convicted of a felony or convicted of a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude and must not have demonstrated a disregard of the law to such an extent that usefulness as a Deputy Sheriff would be impaired. The power to make judgment as to usefulness shall be vested in the Commission.
  5. Possess a valid driver’s license at time of appointment

Starting salary: $20.92 per hour, $43,513.60 per year. Current maximum salary is $53,352.00 per year after five years.

Procedure for hiring a deputy sheriff http://www.madisoncountysheriff.com/procedure-for-hiring-a-deputy-sheriff/

Applications must be received or postmarked no later than midnight October 29, 2018

Applications may be filled out online (preferred) at http://www.madisoncountysheriff.com/application/

Written application forms may be downloaded from
http://www.madisoncountysheriff.com/wp-content/uploads/Madison_County_Sheriff_application_10312017.pdf

To request an application or for more information call 402-454-2110 ext 152 or email mcso@madisoncountysheriff.com

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer