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Police Officer, Fairway Police Department

The Fairway Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Officer.  Kansas Law Enforcement Certified or eligible for reciprocity certification through KLETC is preferred.  The City of Fairway is a primarily residential community located in the Northeast section of Johnson County, Kansas with a history and reputation of committed service to the community.  Successful candidates for police officer will be required to perform a variety of technical and administrative functions that serve the public and police department and be able to show proficiency with all department issued equipment.  Officers will be supervised but must be able to function independently in stressful and adverse situations.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY: $40,000 to $54,000.00  starting salary depending on qualifications.  Other benefits include furnished equipment, uniforms, KP&F retirement, and medical insurance packages

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

Must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid state issued driver’s license, and be in good physical condition, with no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions.  Applicants must possess a minimum of a high school diploma or GED although a college degree is preferred along with Spanish language ability.  The applicant must be able to communicate well both verbally and in writing.  The final applicant, upon accepting a conditional offer of employment, will be required to pass a physical examination, drug test and any other examinations needed to determine a fitness for duty status.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: 

An application may be obtained on line at www.fairwaykansas.org.

CLOSING DATE:  02/28/2018