- Job Category: Other
- Education: N/A
- FT/PT: Full-Time
- Company: City of Abilene
The City of Abilene Kansas is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.
Under the supervision of the Patrol Sergeant, the Police Officer protects the life and property of citizens within the City of Abilene by enforcing all federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Police Officer performs preventative patrol duties, enforces traffic laws, investigates crimes and accidents, and provides citizen assistance.
The Abilene Police Department is a progressive organization focused on achieving excellence through professionalism. Abilene is a vibrant community offering a great family environment, recreation and excellent schools. This represents an excellent opportunity for an individual who desires the highest degree of professional development while serving a dynamic community as a member of an energetic team. We offer a competitive salary and fringe benefits including health and dental insurance, paid vacations, sick leave, holiday pay and KP&F retirement.
This is a full-time position. Non-certified applicants starting wage is $17.58 to $23.74/hr. Certified applicants/lateral transfer starting wage based upon experience, education and training is $19.93 to $26.92/hr.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens, at least 21 years of age, of good moral character, have a valid drivers license, and possess a high school diploma or GED. Some college credit or law enforcement certification preferred. Selected applicants will be invited to participate in written testing and a panel interview. Successful candidates must pass a thorough background investigation, physical ability testing, psychological exam, truth verification exam, and must possess excellent communication and public relation skills as well as problem solving ability. The City of Abilene is an equal opportunity employer.
A resume, cover letter, and completed APD application should be submitted to Asst. Chief Jason Wilkins no later than August 6, 2021, at Abilene Police Department. P.O. Box 519, Abilene, KS 67410.
APD Applications may be obtained on The City of Abilene website: www.abilenecityhall.com. Position is open until filled.
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City of Abilene
419 N Broadway
Abilene KS 67410
Abilene Police Dept.
Abilene, Kansas 67410