Position title
Full-Time Jailer

Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to fill a Full-Time Jailer position.

Primary duties include booking prisoners, data entry, record keeping, overseeing the general health and welfare of prisoners, and any other duties assigned to maintain the operation of the Guthrie County Jail.

Hours: To be determined.  Positions needed are for afternoon, evening, and overnight shifts.

Full-Time wage range: $18.00 - $23.00/hr


High school diploma or equivalency

Currently certified or the ability to become a certified Jailer by the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy.

Job Benefits

Benefits include IPERS, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.  Paid vacation, sick time, personal days, and comp time.


Applications may be found at guthriecounty.gov.  Applications can also be picked up at the Guthrie County Courthouse in the HR Office or at the Sheriff’s Office, which is in the Guthrie County Courthouse.  Submit your application to the following address or email:

Jamie Lindsay

HR Coordinator, Guthrie County

200 N. 5th Str

Guthrie Center, IA  50115

[email protected]


Positions open until filled.

Guthrie County is an equal opportunity employer.

Date posted
May 30, 2024
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