Employment Opportunities


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

Jail primary duties include processing and booking inmates, releasing inmates and overseeing care and safety of inmates. Starting salary is $14.27 per hour.  The Jailer is required to make inquiries, enter warrants, missing persons, stolen property and other computer entries. 

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.

Applications can be picked up at the Nodaway County Jail, 404 North Vine Street, Maryville Missouri 64468. You may also print out the application above by clicking the Application button, however it must be turned in to the address above. The application can be dropped off in person or emailed to the Jail Administrator at hwallace@nodawaycountymo.us. We will NOT accept applications through Facebook.

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

Nodaway County Sheriff's Office
404 N. Vine
Maryville, MO 64468

Jail Food Services

Nodaway County Sheriff’s office is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Jail Food Service position, starting wage $12.99.

Primary duties are meal preparations; ability to work independently, as well as multi-task. In addition to meal preparation, facility laundry and performing other related duties as assigned. Able to lift up to 50 lbs. and stand extended period of time. Applicants must be willing and able to work rotating shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. GED or High School diploma and have no criminal background. Training will be provided by the Nodaway County Sheriff’s office.

Nodaway County offers a complete benefit package including health, vision, dental insurance, life insurance, retirement benefits, paid vacation and holidays. Interested applicants can print an application from our website or pick one up at our office Nodaway County Sheriff’s office 404 N. Vine St. Maryville, MO. You can bring the filled out application to our office or email it to lemery@nodawaycountymo.us. Please do NOT apply on Facebook. You will need to fill out the application from the website or our office to be considered for this position.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer