Patrol Deputy, Jail Deputy & Jailer
The Cole County Sheriff’s Department is seeking highly motivated
individuals for the following positions of Patrol Deputy & Jail Deputy
with a starting salary at $40,000, and Jailer with a starting salary at
$35,000. Salary is accompanied by an employee benefits package,
which includes health and dental insurance, paid holidays and
vacation. Retirement benefits include CERF, Lagers, and deferred
compensation currently matching 50% on the dollar up to 6%.
Applicants must meet the following criteria: Deputy must be 21-years-
old, be P.O.S.T. Certified or in the process of obtaining P.O.S.T., Jailer
must be 18-years-old; possess a valid Missouri Driver’s License,
type 25 wpm, pass a background check, eye exam, physical ability
assessment, drug test, polygraph/CVSA, and be willing to work
various shifts and flexible hours.
Applications may be acquired at the Cole County Sheriff’s Office,
350 E. High Street, Jefferson City, MO or at https://colecounty.org/258/
The Cole County Sheriff’s Office is offering incentive pay for
experience. Applicants with corrections experience of at least one
year will qualify for $2,000 as a Jailer. Any certified peace officers
(POST) applicants with at least one year of patrol experience will
qualify for $3,000 as a Deputy.