Full-Time Detention Officer – Kiowa County

Full-Time Detention Officer – Kiowa County

Posted on: February 11th, 2021   Topic: Employment Opportunities

The position would be a Full-Time Detention Officer working at the Kiowa County Jail. Applicants must be self-motivated, require minimal supervision, and promote a high standard of honesty, integrity, and fairness.



  • 21 years of age and a U.S. Citizen
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License
  • Have no Felony or major misdemeanor convictions, or no pending criminal charges
  • Have no domestic abuse convictions
  • Must not be involved with illicit drug use or abuse
  • Must have sound judgement and the ability to think quickly
  • Must be able to perform duties without any physical restrictions or special accommodations
  • Must be willing to work day, evening or night shift
  • Must pass background investigation and drug screening
  • Must pass oral interview


Experience is preferred but not required


Benefits include:

  • Salary depending on experience
  • O.P.E.R.S. Benefits package



Applications may be obtained at the

Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office

301 S. Jefferson

Hobart, Oklahoma 73651

Or by contacting Sheriff Joe Janz

Phone (580) 726-3265

Applications can be emailed by calling (580) 726-2381

Between the hours of 8am-2pm

The Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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