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Position Title: Corrections Officer
Category: Jailer
Location: Platte County, Columbus
The Platte County Detention Facility, Columbus, Nebraska, is currently accepting applications to establish a register for the positions of both Female and Male Corrections Officer. Applicants must be at least 19 years of age, be in good physical condition, have received a high school diploma or equivalent, no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions, and be able to meet the requirements of the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center and the Platte County Merit Commission.

Platte County offers full time Corrections Officers benefits, to include competitive wages, retirement, medical insurance (percentage paid for by county), vacation, paid holiday and sick leave.

Applications can be obtained at:
- the Platte County Sheriff’s Office (2610 14th St.), (402) 564-9077
- the Platte County Detention Facility (1125 E. 17th St.), (402) 563-4274
- by email
- off website

You will received detailed information for the hiring process upon our receiving your completed application, and we must have a completed application before you can participate in the hiring process.

The written examination will be administered at 6:00 PM Monday July 6, 2020 in the Platte County Courthouse. If you pass the written exam, you will receive an interview time for your interview with the Platte County Merit Commission, which will take place on Tuesday July 7, 2020.

Platte County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This position is subject to veteran’s preference
Salary: $15.82 plus $.30 nightshift differential with 8 step plan
Closing Date: 7/2/2020
Contact Person: Officer Tisha Kula
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 402-563-4274
Contact Address:
1125 E. 17th St.
Columbus, NE 68601
Web Site:
Opening Date: 6/8/2020

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