Probation Enforcement Officer

Fifth Judicial District Community Corrections   Emporia, KS   Full-time     Other
Posted on May 11, 2023

This position requires the applicant to be certified by the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center and have a Class C driver’s license. It is preferred to have graduated from an accredited college or university with major course work in behavioral science, counseling, criminal justice psychology, social work or sociology. Four years law enforcement experience required in lieu of bachelor’s degree. Applicants must also have good written and oral communication skills. This position investigates and arrests probation absconders, conducts criminal investigations, performs drug tests and high-risk home visits and surveillance. This position also will complete statistical reports and case reports as needed. Wage will start $25.00/hr but can be adjusted based off experience. Applications may be found online at Emailed applications can be sent to, faxed to 620.341.3252 or mailed to Lyon County Human Resources, 430 Commercial Street, Emporia, KS 66801. Applications are due by June 1, 2023 E.O.E.