Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

Please see the current list of employment opportunities with the Clay County Sheriff's Office below. You might also be interested in reviewing the main Clay County Jobs Page or the 7th Judicial Circuit Jobs Page (see box to the right).

Application Form (PDF, please fill out electronically, print and sign)

The Clay County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Positions open until filled. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of application. For complete information regarding job descriptions/details, please contact Clay County Sheriff's Office HR Specialist, Amy Davis. Please submit completed applications to:

Clay County Sheriff's Office
Attn: Amy Davis, HR Specialist

12 South Water Street
Liberty Missouri 64068
(816) 407-3749
sheriff@sheriffclayco.com

Applications currently being accepted for the following:

Cooperative Communication Officer

Employee will work various hours, typically 10 hour shifts as assigned with occasional overtime. Responsible for receiving emergency (911) and non-emergency calls from unincorporated Clay County and designated municipalities. Receive and answer requests from various agencies to retrieve information reference wants, warrants, stolen property, registration, and criminal history.  Enters and updates warrants and ex-parte as needed. Monitors and dispatch appropriate personnel to various county alarms. Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment. Ability to type with speed and accuracy. Knowledge of street system and geography of the county and adjacent areas helpful. Starting Salary: $14.46/hr., plus uniform allowance, full benefits.

Control Center Operator, Detention Division

Employee will work 8 hour shifts as assigned. Responsible for monitoring safety and security of staff and inmates, ensuring facility rules are followed, using electronic controls to open/close security doors, etc. Starting salary: $10.70/hr, $22,289/yr plus uniform allowance, full benefits.

Detention Officer, Detention Division

Employee will work 8 or 10 hour shifts as assigned. Responsible for patrolling and supervising inmates inside the detention center, conducts periodic counts, searches inmates, intervenes during emergencies, and escorts/transports inmates to predetermined locations. Previous law enforcement, military experience or corrections background preferred. Starting Salary: $13.84/hour, $28,787.20/year plus uniform allowance, full benefits. 

Deputy Sheriff, Detention Division

Employee will work 8 or 10 hour shifts or as assigned.  This is an entry level position for all commissioned personnel.  Responsible for maintaining security, processes individuals in and out of detention facility, supervises and controls all inmate activities, performs cell and dayroom shakedowns, responds to emergency codes, enforces inmate rules and initiates disciplinary action if necessary, and escorts/transports inmates to predetermined location.  Must have a valid Missouri PEACE officer license and be a Missouri resident at the time of commission.  Starting Salary:  $16.03 hr, $33,342.40/year plus uniform allowance, full benefits.

contact us

 

Paul C. Vescovo III
Paul
C. Vescovo III

 

Clay County Sheriff

Administrative Offices

12 S. Water St.
Liberty, Missouri 64068

phone: (816) 407-3750

 

Clay County Detention Center

14 S. Water St.

Liberty, Missouri 64068
 

(816) 407-3800

 

Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW)

27 S. Main St.

Liberty, Missouri 64068

(816) 407-3740 


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