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Kandiyohi County is seeking applicants to fill a Deputy Sheriff vacancy.  The Deputy Sheriff is responsible for the impartial enforcement of all federal, state and local laws and ordinances; working proactively in the community to prevent criminal activity and traffic enforcement.  Responds to motor vehicle crashes, disturbances and emergencies in order to preserve peace and protect lives and property. Applicants must be Post Board eligible or licensed by Post Board at the time of appointment. Must possess Class D driver’s license. Full-time position; rotating shifts that may be subject to differential pay, holidays and weekends required.  Base wage is $26.08 per hour.

Applications can be accessed online at and submitted through the Kandiyohi County Human Resources Office, 2200 23rd Street NE, Suite 2020, Willmar, MN 56201.

Application deadline: Until filled; preference on applications received prior to May 22, 2019 at 4:30p.m.

An Equal Opportunity Employer


 Kandiyohi County Family Services
Employment Opportunities:

To apply for potential future openings for the following positions: Social Workers, Eligibility Workers, Accounting Technician, Case Aide, Office Support, Child Support

When applying for Family Services vacancies, the application process for Kandiyohi County Family Services is slightly different than other county departments. 

  Please follow the instructions below carefully. 

Applicants must take the Merit Exam to be eligible for employment.  The link is below:

State of MN Merit System 

Click here to find more information from Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services.

 (Click on the word  Applications  below for a downloadable PDF file)      


Applications and Veteran's Preference Applications  can be picked up and submitted through the
Kandiyohi County Human Resources Director
Health and Human Services Building
2200 23rd Street NE, Suite 2020
Willmar, MN 56201 

(320) 231-6215

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