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Sheirff's Office Hiring for Jail Staff


Employment Opportunity



The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff, in the Jail Division.  To be considered, you must possess a current POST certification in Missouri, meet the qualifications to be POST certified, or nearing the completion of a POST approved academy.  Beginning pay is $32,050.80 per year, plus benefits.  You may pick up an application at the Jail or at the Sheriff’s Office in the lower level of the Judicial Center in Mt. Vernon.