The York County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of DEPUTY SHERIFF.
The York County Sheriff’s Office is currently staffed by 26 full time employees including patrol, clerks, and corrections. York County is located between Lincoln and Grand Island on Interstate 80. The York County Sheriff's Office prides itself in providing its deputies with state-of-the-art equipment and an employee-friendly work environment.
Nebraska certified law enforcement officers are preferred but ALL applicants will be considered. The application process will involve submittal of the employment application, intensive background investigation, and an 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. Uncertified applicants must be able to meet the minimum standards for entrance into the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center. (Please see the Nebraska Crime Commission website for minimum eligibility requirements.)
Benefits include individual health insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, holiday pay, overtime, and comp time, take home patrol vehicle and county retirement program. Dental, vision, and family insurance are available at the cost of the employee. York County provides uniforms, leather gear, firearm, and body armor. Shifts can vary but most are 12-hour shifts with every other weekend off.
Starting hourly rate is between $29.00/hr. - $34.00/hr. depending on certification, experience, and successfully completing a probationary period.
If you are interested, please email Sgt. Goplin at email@example.com to have an application emailed to you or stop by the York County Sheriff’s Office to pick up an application.