Candidates must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age by hire date
  • Have an excellent work history and attendance record
  • Maintain a valid Missouri driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Not have any serious criminal record entries
  • Officers must reside in within 30 minutes of the city of Moberly and be eligible to work in the United States
  • Possess a High School diploma or GED.
  • Possess, or must be able to obtain upon offer of employment, a current Missouri POST Certification (Class A Peace Officer License) - minimum of 600 hours per state requirement
  • Unfavorable Military record involving an offense equivalent to any of the above is cause for rejection. Circumstances of any conviction for any misdemeanor should be completely detailed. Any conviction may be the basis for disqualification at the discretion of the Moberly Police Department.