Employment Opportunities

Communications Officer/Jailer

The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Communications Officers and Jailers. 

The Communications Center’s primary duties are to answer 911 calls, dispatch Sheriff, Fire and EMS on emergency and non-emergency calls for service. The Communications Officer is also required to make inquiries, enter warrants, missing persons, stolen property and other computer entries. 

Jail primary duties include processing and booking inmates, releasing inmates and overseeing care and safety of inmates. Starting salary is $12.96 per hour.

Training will be provided by the Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office. Eligible candidates must be available to work all shifts, weekends and holidays, possess a high school diploma or GED and have no criminal history.

Please do NOT apply online. Applications can be picked up at the Nodaway County Jail, 404 North Vine Street, Maryville Missouri 64468. Or you may print out an application from our website www.nodawaycountysheriff.com, but it must be turned in to the address above. If you have applied in the past and didn't pass the written test we encourage you to try again as we have changed it recently.

 The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office is an equal opportunity employer.