Sheriffs' Association of Texas


Leon County Sheriff's Office (Jail Administrator Position)

Open Position: Jail Administrator Close Date: Open Until Filled

General Description/Requirements: Leon Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking qualified applicants for Jail Administrator. The Leon County Jail is a 53 bed facility which employees 10 staff members. Supervises facility operations in compliance with Texas Commission on Jail Standards and Agency Policy. Monitors the safety and security of the facility, the Staff and the Inmates.

Essential Functions: Monitors supervision of staff and inmates Ensure departmental procedures are current and correct Ensure inmate files are generated in a timely and orderly manner Prepare state reports and documents

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent (GED). TCOLE Intermediate Jail or Peace Officer Certification or higher preferred Valid Texas driver’s license. Minimum of five years experience preferred, with two years of which were in a supervisory position

Full-time employment benefits include:

  • 38K Annual Salary
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Longevity/Pay
  • Paid Training
  • Employee Health Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Holiday Leave

Applications can be picked up at the Leon County Sheriff’s Office    

Contact Chief Deputy Brent Walter at (903) 536-5781 for additional information.