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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. Applications should be submitted by 12-4-2020 for consideration. 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

City of De Soto Police Department


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The City of De Soto is now accepting applications for a full time dispatcher.   Minimum qualifications:  U. S. Citizen, 21 years of age, H.S. Diploma or G.E.D., possess a valid Missouri Operator’s License. Pre-employment requires a physical exam, drug screen and background history investigation. Desired skills: computer experience, working knowledge of the Windows environment, functional typing skills. Police background, knowledge of MULES is helpful but not required. Salary: $15.86 per hr. Applications are available at the De Soto City Hall, 17 Boyd St., De Soto, MO. 63020 and will be accepted until Friday December 4, 2020.

The City of De Soto is an equal opportunity employer.

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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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