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Position Title: Deputy Sheriff
Agency Name: HAMILTON CO SO AURORA
Category: Law Enforcement
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Description:
The Hamilton County Sheriffs Department is currently seeking applications to establish eligibility for a hiring list for the position of Deputy Sheriff. Hamilton County is a 24 hour full service agency located between Lincoln and Grand Island on Interstate 80 in south central Nebraska. The Hamilton County Sheriffs Department is staffed by 19 full time employees including patrol, dispatch, and corrections.
The application process will involve submittal of the employment application, intensive background investigation, testing and interview. Applicants must be 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, valid driver's license, no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions, be of good moral character and be in good physical condition. Nebraska law enforcement certification preferred but not necessary. Non-certified applicants must be able to meet the NLETC qualifications and be accepted for basic training.
Benefits include paid employee health insurance, dental and vision insurance with employee contribution, family insurance provided at the cost of the employee. Hamilton County provides uniforms, leather gear, firearm, and body armor. Shifts are day (6am-6pm), swing (3pm-3am), and night (6pm-6am), along with every other weekend being a three day weekend off duty. Hamilton County strongly believes in continuing education and advanced training with yearly opportunities for employees to choose training for advanced concepts and areas that interest the employee.
Certified applicants if hired will be required to complete an intensive 12 week field training course. Non-certified applicants if hired will be required to attend the NLETC's 14 week basic training program. Once certified, the hire will then be required to complete the intensive 12 week field training course.
Hamilton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Closing Date:
Contact Person: Sheriff Kirk W. Handrup
Contact Email: countysheriff@hamilton.net
Contact Phone: 402-694-6936
Contact Address:
715 12th Street
Aurora, NE 68818
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Opening Date: 4/28/2020



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