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Employment Information


Road Deputy Position




3 Deputy Positions Available


May 26, 2022



The Livingston County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. The successful applicant must possess a proper/valid Missouri P.O.S.T. license, Missouri driver's 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. The position requires on the job training, use of force and handling of firearms, dealing with aggressive and violent people, attending certified class instruction, and much more. 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 equipment, 100% funding for L.A.G.E.R.S. retirement, 100% Health and Bridge Insurance for full time employees, $500 Healthcare Assistance Plan, life insurance and county contributes to C.E.R.F. retirement. Current 2022 annual base salary for full time deputy is $37,917.96 ($18.23 per hour) plus 14 paid holidays in 2022 (being additional $2,552.20 dollars = $40,470.16 first year) plus overtime pay.  This deputy position may also receive additional $100/month in salary supplement through DSSSF Grant.

Applications may be downloaded HERE or from the Employment Information page at and should be mailed to Sheriff Cox, 919 Jackson Street, Chillicothe, MO 64601, or emailed to or or call 660-646-0515.  

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.