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Part-Time Police Officer, Peabody Police Department

The Peabody Police Department has a part-time employment vacancy for a part-time police officer position. The City of Peabody is a progressive community located approximately 45miles northeast of Wichita in southwest Marion, County, Kansas. The City of Peabody has excellent schools and some of the most beautiful city parks in this area of Kansas. Serving a population of approximately 1200 residents the Peabody Police Department has three full-time officers including the Chief of Police and eight part-time officers. The Peabody Police Department is responsible for enforcing all Federal, State, and Local laws along with all city code enforcement as well as investigating crimes, enforcing traffic regulations, investigating traffic accidents, and assisting the public. 

Hours: Part Time

Salary: DOQ

Qualifications: The successful candidate must be a resident of the State of Kansas. Must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalency.  KLETC certification preferred but not required. Valid Kansas Drivers License or ability to obtain. No Brady-Giglio issues. Above average written, and verbal communication skills, and above average computer skills. All Kansas Commission on Peace Officers certification and employment requirements apply. Successful candidates must pass an oral interview, psychological testing, drug/alcohol screening, criminal history background check, and additional job-related testing. work schedule requires shift work including weekends, holidays, overtime, and court appearances. Peabody Police Department Officers are expected to work with minimal supervision and self-initiate on all work tasks identified by supervisory personnel as priorities for this job position and perform all paperwork tasks in a timely manner. 

Applying: An application can be obtained online at WWW.peabodyks.com or at the Peabody Police Department, 910 N. Olive, Peabody, KS. 66866. Send application, resume, and cover letter to Chief of Police, Bruce F. Burke, 910 N. Olive, Peabody, KS 66866. The City of Peabody is an EOE. 

Closes: 2/15/2019