Guthrie County Sheriff hiring Deputy

DEADLINE: JULY 6TH, 2020 /THE GUTHRIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS ACCEPTING

APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF SHERIFF’S DEPUTY.  APPLICANT MUST BE A U.S.

CITIZEN, BE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD, AT THE TIME OF APPOINTMENT AND HAVE A HIGH

SCHOOL DIPLOMA.  AN ASSOCIATES OR BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE IS

PREFERRED BUT NOT REQUIRED. APPLICANTS MUST HAVE AVALID DRIVER’S LICENSE, NOT BE

ADDICTED TO DRUGS OR ALCOHOL AND HAVE UN-CORRECTED VISION OF NOT LESS THAN

20/100 IN EACH EYE AND CORRECTED TO 20/20,YOU MUST ALSO PASS A COLOR VISION TEST

AND HEARING TEST. THE GUTHRIE COUNTY CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION REQUIRES THAT ALL

APPLICANTS PASS THE P.O.S.T. TEST.  IF AN APPLICANT HAS A PREVIOUS P.O.S.T.

SCORE ON FILE THAT IS LESS THAN A YEAR OLD, THEY MAY USE THAT SCORE.  ALL

APPLICANTS WILL HAVE TO TAKE AND PASS THE PHYSICAL AGILITY TEST AS PRESCRIBED BY

THE IOWA LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY.  IF SUCCESSFUL, INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD ON A

LATER DATE. GUTHRIE COUNTY OFFERS A VERY COMPETITIVE WAGE AND BENEFITS PACKAGE.

THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE EQUIPMENT IS UP-TO-DATE.  GUTHRIE COUNTY WILL BE BUILDING

A NEW SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND JAIL FACILITY STARTING IN THE SPRING OF 2021.

APPLICATIONS SHALL BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 641-747-2214 OR BY EMAIL

GCSOCIVIL@GUTHRIECOUNTY.ORG AND WE WILL SEND YOU AN ELECTRONIC COPY. OUR

OFFICE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS. APPLICATIONS ALONG WITH A

COVER LETTER AND RESUME MAY BE MAILED TO:GUTHRIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

200 N 5TH ST GUTHRIE CENTER, IA 50115 OR EMAILED BACK TO

GCSOCIVIL@GUTHRIECOUNTY.ORG OR GCSO392@NETINS.NET. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE

NOTIFIED OF THE TESTING DATES,TIMES AND LOCATIONS. APPLICATIONS MUST BY TURNED

IN BY JULY 6, 2020 TO THE GUTHRIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE.GUTHRIE COUNTY IS EOE.