JAIL / DETENTION
Lyon County employs ten full time deputies, five full time dispatchers, two part time dispatchers, nine full time jailers, and two part time jailers. Check here for current Job Openings. Click the button below to open our Employment Application form.
The Lyon County Civil Service Commission, along with the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, will be holding a Civil Service Test for the position of Deputy Sheriff on Oct 23, 2018 at 1:00pm.
The test will be held at the Central Lyon Activities Center, which is located two blocks straight south of the Sheriff’s Office.
All interested applicants should pick up the application at either the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office at 410 S Boone St or the office of Randy Waagmeester at 104 S Marshal St in Rock Rapids. The application is also on our website.
Lyon County Offers a completive wage and benefit package. Starting salary for Deputy Sheriff in Lyon County is $60,089 without ILEA certification, $62,864 with ILEA certification.
All Applications must be returned to the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office no later than by 5:00 pm Friday October 5, 2018