Kossuth County Sheriff Office

Kossuth County Sheriff Office
121 West State Street
Algona, IA 50511

How to Apply

Deputy Sheriff

The Kossuth County Sheriff’s Office is taking applications for the position of Full-Time Deputy Sheriff. Applications can be picked up at the Kossuth County Sheriff’s Office located at 121 W. State Street in Algona, IA on Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm, or can be requested through email at lwinkel@kossuthcounty.iowa.gov 

Job Duties include, but are not limited to, investigations, civil processing, patrol duties, and other duties as assigned by the Sheriff.

Applicants must meet the minimum hiring standards set by the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy, and the following KCSO standards:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must be a resident of Kossuth County or move anywhere within Kossuth County within 6 months after employment date.

All applicants must pass the civil service post exam and physical agility requirements to be considered for an interview. Current ILEA certified applicants will not need to perform the physical agility portion of testing but will be required to complete Post Exam. Applicants may call KCSO at 515-295-3514 M-F 8am-4pm with any questions.

Kossuth County is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications w/resume must be received by 4 pm Jan. 15th, 2021. Post exam testing: Saturday, Jan. 30th, 2021 at Algona High School.