Deputy Sheriff I

Kansas City, MO
Jackson County Sheriff

Salary: $24.71/hour.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for the enforcement of Federal and State statutes, and Jackson County and various municipal ordinances.
  • Investigates criminal activity, locates and arrests subjects suspected or charged with offenses; responds to calls for service, provides assistance and information to citizens, and makes written reports of activity.
  • Assignments within the department include General Assignments, Field Services, or Staff Services.


  • Must have High School diploma/GED, Bachelor’s degree preferred, be 21 years of age, and vision correctable to 20/20.
  • Must be Missouri Class A POST Certified.
  • Must have no felony or serious misdemeanor conviction, pass criminal background, drug screen, motor vehicle record check, and possess/maintain valid driver’s license.