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Public Safety Officer, Augusta Department of Public Safety

The City of Augusta Department of Public Safety (combined Police and Fire) is seeking highly motivated applicants for the position of Public Safety Officer. This position is both a Kansas certified / commissioned law enforcement officer as well as a firefighter and rescue technician. Public Safety Officers are required to rotate between the patrol division and the fire division.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  $16.38 - $27.31 per hour

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Education, Licensure & Experience
* High School Diploma or GED
* Valid Kansas Drivers License
* Good organizational skills 
* Effective communication skills 
* Ability to effectively plan, organize, and work independently
* Ability to work in a stressful and fast-paced environment
* Attention to detail with good error recognition capabilities

Physical Requirement: 
* Work Environment - Operational/tactical, includes work in a hazardous setting.  Employee must be in good physical condition. 
* Lifting Requirements - Drag and/or carry an average adult (approximately 160 lbs.) 15 to 20 feet from danger.
* Weight - Weight must be proportionate to height

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
* Two (2) years of college with study emphasis in fire/police science, fire/police administration, or a related field
* Two (2) years of experience working with the public
* Commissioned Police Officer in Kansas

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: 

To apply for this position, please review the posting on Kansas 
HRePartners  https://www.hrepartners.com/jobdetails.aspx?id=30926

CLOSING DATE:  05/02/2018