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District Resource Officer, Shawnee Mission School District Police Department

The Shawnee Mission School District Police Department is looking to hire a District Resource Officer. This is a state certified police officers position. KLETC certification is desired. Officers have a variety of duties in the 40 plus schools in the district.
The district police officer position is a state certified and district commissioned police officer who performs both general and specific police duties for the district.
II. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
A. Performs all typical police duties and responsibilities such as random patrol, making arrests, writing reports, cataloging evidence and
assisting the public.
B. Issues student vehicle parking permits endeavoring to maintain safe
parking and traffic patterns on the properties.
C. Performs specific responsibilities typical of a school resource officer position to include working with and assisting the student body but specifically students at risk to both succeed and also to avoid the
criminal justice system.
D. Conduct investigations when appropriate and at their conclusion file
appropriate cases with the state or local court.
E. During those times when school is not in session, officers may be
assigned to other duties as assigned by the Director of Safety and
Security.
F. Work closely with the school principal and his or her administrative staff as part of a localized school task force to achieve all goals for the welfare of the students.
G. Performs other duties as assigned.
III. TRAINING, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
A. Police Academy training is required and must meet the state
requirements for certification.
B. Must be physically able to conduct all required police functions,
responsibilities and duties.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Salary: $20.24 to $24.71 to start

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

Must be 21 years of age.
Prefer KLETC Certification.
Successfully pass a psychological and Polygraph examination.
Valid Drivers License

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: 

Go to Shawnee Mission School District website: smsd.org
Click Careers.
Click Job Opportunities.
Click External Candidates.
Click Safety and Security.
Click Apply.

Questions?
contact Capt. Mark Schmidt at: markschmidt@smsd.org

CLOSING DATE:  10/01/2017