We’re Hiring!


The Platte County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting resumes for the positions of Communications Officer and Deputy Sheriff. To be considered for employment as a commissioned Deputy Sheriff, an applicant must hold a Missouri Peace Officer Standards Training (POST) certificate, or currently attending a Missouri POST Academy.


Applicants for any position within the Sheriff’s Office can email their resume to Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks at Jeffrey.Shanks@plattesheriff.org, or mail your resume to:

Platte County Sheriff’s Office
Attention: Sgt. Jeffrey Shanks
415 Third Street
Platte City, MO 64079

For more information about employment see our Employment Information page, or you can speak to Sergeant Shanks at 816-858-1979.