Welcome to the Lafayette County Employment Page. Applications may be mailed to the County Administrator’s Office at the following address: 300 North Lamar P.O. Box 1240 Oxford, MS 38655 Optionally, you may deliver the application directly to the specific department to which you are applying. Lafayette County is an equal opportunity employer.


Lafayette County Detention Center

Part Time/Full Time Jailor Positions

High School Diploma or GED Equivalent Required

Must be at least 21 and possess a valid drivers’ license

Must be willing to endure a complete background investigation, and pass drug/alcohol screen, must not have any convictions, felony or misdemeanor

Experience and/or certification helpful but not required.  Training for certification is required upon hiring by Mississippi Standards and Training.

Applications available online at www.lafayettems.com or may be picked up in Suite 222 of the Chancery Building, 300 North Lamar Blvd., Oxford, MS 38655.

Lafayette County is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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