Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
Jefferson County, Missouri


Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Deputy Sheriff.  Please complete the application below and deliver it to the Sheriff's Office at:

400 1st St
Hillsboro, MO 63050

Positions available

Position: Deputy Sheriff

Download: Deputy Sheriff Application (PDF)

                Deputy Sheriff Cover Letter (Word Document)
                Deputy Sheriff Application (Word Document)

Requirements: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent.  All applicants must have or be able to obtain Missouri P.O.S.T. certification by appointment date.  All applicants must complete a written test, oral interview, physical agility test, psychological examination, and physical examination. 

Salary is $37,902.00 per year plus benefits to include, but not limited to, health and dental insurance for employee, life insurance, retirement benefits, holiday and sick days.  Shift work is required.  Residency within Jefferson County is required.



Position: Corrections Officer

Download: CO Cover Letter (PDF)
                CO Application (PDF)

                CO Cover Letter (Word Document)
                CO Application (Word Document)

Requirements: All applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and be at least 21 years of age. Applicants, by law, cannot be eligible for employment if they are related by blood or marriage to Sheriff David Marshak.

Salary is $30,830 per year plus benefits.  All employees receive benefits to include health insurance, dental insurance (dependants for health and dental may be added at employee’s expense if desired), life insurance, retirement plans, plus vacation, sick and holiday benefits.