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Detention Officer


Thank you for showing an interest in working with the Callaway County Sheriff's Office. Applicants/employees shall conform to both state and federal law and the County complies with the federal drug free workplace requirements. Listed below the qualifications that a successful candidate will have. 

  • Requirements for Callaway County Detention Officer:

    Must be 18 years of age with high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Must be able to type 25 words per minute. Must be able to pass a background check. Candidate must be willing to work any shift including weekends.  Applicants must be able to speak, hear, read, and write English and have the ability to touch, smell, and distinguish colors.