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School District Police Officer, Goddard USD 265 Police Department

The Goddard School District Police Department is seeking a professional, highly motivated, problem solving & community oriented individual for a full-time Police Officer position.  The Goddard School District Police Department is model agency dedicated to the service and protection of our students, faculty, patrons and facilities.

Duties and responsibilities include enforcing all federal, state and local laws and ordinances; responding to  calls for service; patrolling schools to deter and detect crime; investigating complaints; citing and/or arresting violators of the law; following up on pending reports and cases; preparing appropriate local and state reports and protection of life and property.  When not responding to calls for service, department members are expected to use self-directed work time in an efficient manner by self-initiating work on those tasks identified by supervisory personnel as priorities for this job position.  Applicants must be able to perform these duties and responsibilities in a race and ethnicity neutral manner.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  This is a Full Time, 12 month position.  Hours of work and days of work may vary.  Overtime is highly likely.  Starting Salary is $37,440.00/year dependent upon qualifications and prior law enforcement work experience


High school diploma or GED, 21-years of age at time of appointment, no criminal record, possess a valid Kansas driver's license and successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and physical examination.  Preference will be given to applicants that are currently KLETC Certified and possess a college degree with an emphasis in criminal justice, or education.  Applicants with background applicable to Brady/Giglio rulings will not be considered.


Internal and external applicants will need to complete the on-line application located on the school district web-site www.goddardusd.com Questions regarding this position should be directed to Ronny Lieurance, Chief of Police at 316-794-4000, or rlieurance@goddardusd.com Applications will be accepted through 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2018.

CLOSING DATE:  03/16/2018