LIVINGSTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
August 28, 2014
The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of full time Deputy Sheriff. The successful applicant must possess a current and valid P.O.S.T. license, valid Missouri drivers license, typing/computer skills, excellent communications ability, able to handle stressful situations and multiple tasks, open to work a variety of shifts including weekends, nights, and holidays. Applicants must be willing to reside in Livingston County, cross train for occasional bailiff duties, assist with inmates, and other office needs in a teamwork approach of law enforcement. The position requires on the job training, handling and use of firearms, safely operate a motor vehicle in all types of weather and under extremely stressful conditions, and attending certified class instruction. Application process may require an oral interview(s), written test, psychological exam, physical, drug screen, high school diploma or equivalent, and background investigation. Livingston County provides a well-equipped take home patrol vehicle, 100% funding for L.A.G.E.R.S. retirement, partial funding for C.E.R.F. retirement, all equipment/uniforms, annual vacation and sick leave, and pays a portion of the employee health insurance. The annual salary approved by the County Commission for a road patrol deputy is set at $26,189 per year with additional monthly compensation from DSSSF Grant contracted through June 2015 making the annual base salary equal to $28,000 per year. Applications may be obtained from Sheriff Steve Cox or at the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, 901 Webster Street, Chillicothe, MO. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.