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Police Officer, Hoxie Police Department

The City of Hoxie is a community of approximately 1,200 people. Hoxie is the county seat of Sheridan County. The City of Hoxie has a lot to offer, especially to someone who enjoys hunting and fishing. The City of Hoxie is located near several state fishing lakes and offers some of the best deer in the state of Kansas, along with an abundance of several other wild game species. The Hoxie Police Department works closely with the Sheridan County Sheriff's Department. The Hoxie Police Department is searching for an individual who is highly motivated, ethical and community driven. The Hoxie Police Department strives on ethics, integrity and providing our citizens with a highly trained and professional staff.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Starting salary will DOQ. The city does offer several amenities including; paid holidays, sick leave, vacation time, individual health insurance (paid in full by the city), dental insurance at minimal cost to the employee, AFLAC supplemental insurance, all equipment, and other amenities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

KLETC Certification preferred but will train the right individual. The applicant must be at least 21 years of age at the time of hire, possess a high school diploma or equivalent GED, possess a valid driver's license (must obtain a Kansas driver's license within 30 days of employment.) The applicant must not have any prior felony charges; no domestic violence convictions, diversions, or expunged charges; no DUI convictions within the previous five (5) years; no charges, misdemeanor, or felony, for illegal drugs. The applicant must be able to pass a physical and psychological examination, must be able to pass a background investigation, and must be able to pass the Kansas CPOST firearm qualification.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: 

To apply please contact the City Clerk for a job application at (785) 675-3291. Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM or 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM

CLOSING DATE:  Until Filled