Official Nebraska Government Website

Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center

Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center

Job Listing Detail
Return to job list
Position Title: Corrections Officer
Category: Jailer
Location: McCook
The Red Willow County Sheriff's Office in McCook, Nebraska is accepting applications for the position of Corrections Officer.

Successful applicants will be a U.S. Citizen, minimum 19 years of age, High School diploma or G.E.D. required, be in good physical condition with no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. Red Willow County offers health insurance at $100.00/month individual, $150.00/month for individual and children or spouse, $200.00/month for full family coverage. Supplemental dental and vision coverage are available at a low cost to the employee. Paid vacation/sick leave and holiday pay for holidays worked and retirement is also provided.

Jail staff work 12 hour shifts (Days 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nights 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. with every other Friday, Saturday and Sunday off. Uniforms and equipment are provided.

Uncertified applicants (if hired) will attend two weeks of paid training at the Work Ethic Camp in McCook.

Applications may be obtained at the Red Willow County Sheriff's Office, 516 Norris Avenue, McCook, Nebraska 69001 or from the department website at: or by calling (308)345-1850 Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Application will be received until the position is filled.

Red Willow County is an equal opportunity Employer.
Salary: Uncertified currently $28,000.00/year - can be higher DOE
Closing Date: 9/25/2018
Contact Person: Sheriff Alan Kotschwar or Leiutenant Gerry Hunter
Contact Email: or
Contact Phone: 308-345-1850 or 308-345-8682
Contact Address:
516 Norris Avenue
McCook, NE 69001
Web Site:
Opening Date: 6/27/2018

Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center

Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center | Security, Privacy & Accessibility Policy