30+ days ago


Burley, ID


A jail deputy with the Cassia County Sheriff's Office works at the Mini-Cassia Criminal Justice Center in Burley, Idaho. Jail deputies perform a variety of law enforcement duties related to the security, safety, order, operation and maintenance of the county jail facility. These duties include the detention and housing of inmates, booking and release procedures, armed transportation of prisoners, and the delivery of food services.


Jail Deputies are trained in all areas of jail operations. Deputies work 12 hour rotating shifts, including weekends and holidays. Candidates must be at least 20 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Candidates will be required to complete and pass a physical readiness test, a criminal records check, a written examination, a background investigation, a drug screening, and a polygraph examination. Within a year of hire detention deputies are required to attend the 5 week Idaho POST Detention Academy (at Cassia County expense).


Great Career Opportunity

Starting wage is $19.47 / hour (no experience) that increases to $20.05 / hour upon certification. We offer excellent benefits including affordable medical and dental insurance, PERSI retirement, ten paid holidays each year, 160 hours earned time off annually and every other weekend off (Friday, Saturday and Sunday).

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For more information or to request as application packet contact Lieutenant Dan Renz at the Mini-Cassia Criminal Justice Center, 1415 Albion Avenue, Burley, Idaho 83318. Tel. 208-878-1137 or email