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Police Officer, Great Bend Police Department

The City of Great Bend is currently accepting applications for  Police Officers. Primary responsibilities include patrol work, assisting with the prevention of crime and the enforcement of traffic laws and regulations. All aspects of police work will be involved, including responding to dispatches, investigations, report preparation, making arrests, issuing citations, etc.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:   Salary range of 16.46 - 25.10 without experience.
Salary range of 17.27 - 26.27 if already certified.


Successful candidates should have a high school diploma or GED and must be at least 21 years of age. Some college level work in law enforcement is desirable. In addition, candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and the ability to achieve basic law enforcement certification by the State of Kansas within one year of appointment. Applicants will be subject to written and physical agility tests, an oral interview, a thorough background check, and additional conditional job testing. Applicants must not have any Brady/Giglio material in their background that would make them ineligible for hiring. Shift schedules will include some weekends, holidays, court appearances and overtime.


Applications should be submitted to the Great Bend Police Department, 1217 Williams, Great Bend, KS 67530. Applications can be obtained online at www.greatbendks.net under the “Jobs” link.

CLOSING DATE:  06/02/2017