Jasper County Sheriff's Office Banner

Detention Officer

Contact: Det. Tim Williams
417-358-8177, ext. 1223

Selection Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen

  • 19 yrs of age

  • Meet vision standards

  • Meet hearing standards

  • Meet JCSO standards concerning tattoos

  • Have a valid Missouri Driver's License

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Be able to pass a thorough reference and/or background investigation, which may include a polygraph/voice stress exam.

  • If required, a psychological evaluation and physical examination.

  • Tests administered may consist of written, practical skills, physical agility, oral interview, typing, or any other form which allows the candidate to demonstrate his/her suitability for the position being filled.


The Jasper County Sheriff's Office is an equal opportunity employer.

Printable Online Pre-Employment Application