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Police Officer, Parsons Police Department

The City of Parsons, Kansas is seeking individuals interested in joining our team as a Police Officer.

The City of Parsons is located in southeast part of the state, and is within a two-hour drive, any direction, to reach a major city.


The essential functions of an officer position are enforcing City, State, and Federal laws; respond to calls, make arrests, issue citations, testify in court, and participate in department functioned community events.  The department currently operates on 12 hour shifts (6 am to 6 pm and 6 pm to 6 am), thus allowing for every other weekend off.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Competitive benefits; Salary DOQ-$34,000 to $42,000. Benefits of singe coverage health insurance paid in full by the City of Parsons.


  • Must be 21 years of age at the time of employment.

  • GED or High School Dipolma

  • KLETC certification is preferred.  Must be able to pass psychological exam, strong background check, physical and hearing test, and have a clear driving record.  If applicant does not have Kansas certification, our department will send the applicant to KLETC for either reciprocity or academy training


Please email our administrative assistant Charlotte Lamb to obtain applications at clamb@parsonspd.com.  Applications may also be picked up at the Parsons Police Department at 217 N. Central, Parsons, KS 67357.

Any questions please call 60-421-7069

CLOSING DATE:  09/01/2018