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Deputy Sheriff

August 25, 2022


The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications and accepting resumés for a full-time Deputy Sheriff.

The full-time position consists of 80 hours every pay period (every two weeks). 12-hour shifts, with every other Friday, Saturday, and Sunday off.  We offer outer carriers, take home vehicles and training opportunities.

Certified Peace Officers currently employed with a Law Enforcement Agency will receive 80 hours of vacation upon successful completion of the probationary period.

Lateral Transfers for Certified Officers are accepted.  Non-certified are encouraged to apply.  Non-certified applicants will have to pass as POST (Police Officer Selection Test) exam and complete the ILEA (Iowa Law Enforcement Academy) physical fitness testing standards.  Applicants will be notified of the testing dates.  Final applicants must take a psychological test and pass a background check.

Wage Scale:

Starting wage - $29.10/hr

End of probation - $30.50/hr

Applications and resumés can be emailed to Sheriff Martin Hemann at m.hemann@chickasawcounty.iowa.gov or Chief Deputy Ryan Shawver at r.shawver@chickasawcounty.iowa.gov. or sent via mail to Chickasaw County Sheriff P.O. Box 427, New Hampton, IA 50659.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications may be picked up at the Chickasaw County Sheriff's Office at 116 N. Chestnut Ave, New Hampton, IA 50659 or go to www.chickasawcounty.iowa.gov and click on employment opportunities. DO NOT APPLY via Facebook.

Chickasaw County is an equal opportunity employer.

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