Career Opportunities

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The City of De Soto Public Works Department is seeking applications for a full time Maintenance Worker. High School diploma, GED, or other certificate of competency; experience in manual work and proven record of dependability. Requires Missouri CDL Driver’s License, or must obtain within six (6) months. The work includes general maintenance and repair work within the Public Works department.  Starting salary will depend on qualifications and licenses.  Applications are available at City Hall, 17 Boyd Street, De Soto, MO., between 8:00 A.M., and 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday. Applications can also be found online at Submit applications to City Hall. De Soto is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

City of De Soto Police Department

The De Soto Police Department is accepting applications for the position of full-time Police Officer. The starting salary for this position is $43,000 plus educational bonus. Benefits and all uniforms and equipment provided. Interested applicants can download an application from or pick one up at City Hall. The City of De Soto is an equal opportunity employer. Must have Missouri POST Class A License- at least 21 years of age-HS Graduate or G.E.D. Please download an application and submit it in person to the De Soto Police Department at 17 Boyd Street, De Soto Missouri 63020.

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The City of De Soto provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
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