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Employment


Current Job Openings:
Correctional Officer

Click here to download our application.

 



The Bourbon County Law Enforcement Center has openings for a male and female corrections officer. Must not have any felony convictions and possess a valid driver's license.

Specific Requirements - Non-Sworn Employees

Non-Sworn civilian employees, and sworn employees with restricted arrest powers (such as correctional officers) must normally meet all of the same requirements as sworn employees, with the following exceptions:

  • Non-Sworn civilian employees and sworn employees with restricted powers must only be eighteen (18) years of age rather than twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Non-Sworn civilian employees are not required to submit to psychological evaluations.

*** Other potential applicant disqualifiers include, but are not limited to:

  • Not possessing the minimum qualifications for the position
  • Failing to be punctual in taking prescribed tests or undergoing evaluation;
  • Making fraudulent statements during interview, or on any application; or
  • Failing to properly complete the application in the manner prescribed.
Applications may be picked up at the Bourbon County Jail, 293 E. 20th St., Monday-Friday, 8:00-4:00, or you can click the link above to download the application. If you have any questions you may call the Jail at 620-223-2380.
 
 

 
Please return all applications to our administrative office located at 293 E 20th St. Fort Scott, KS 66701.