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Police Officer, Hays Police Department

09/12/2021 7:21 AM | Grover Piper (Administrator)

The City of Hays is looking for career-minded individuals who want to serve  their community by protecting its citizens as Police Officers. The work  schedule includes 12-hour shifts which provides for 7 days off within a 14- day period including every other weekend off. Weekends & holidays  required. 


Kansas Law requires applicants must be a U.S. Citizen & at least 21 years  of age within 6 months of application. No felony or domestic violence  convictions permitted. Valid driver’s license & High School Diploma or GED  required.  

Hays Police Department requires a good attitude, willingness to learn and a  drive to protect your community. Applicants will be trained on the rest & will  be paid their normal wages while attending the Kansas Law Enforcement  Training Center (KLETC) to obtain their certifications.  

Police Officers are required to live within a 40-mile radius of the City of Hays  within 180 days of employment. Job offers contingent on pre-employment  tests. 

***Tattoos allowed with approval of the Chief of Police.*** 


Pay range: $20.79 - $30.82. The Pay Range will increase to $22.00 - $32.39  in 2022. Guaranteed raises every year. Placement depends on experience  & certification. The City of Hays offers great benefits. Visit  www.haysusa.com/joinhpd for a full list of the benefits provided. 


Applications are accepted online at www.haysusa.com/joinhpd. Questions  about the position may be sent to Human Resources at hr@haysusa.com or  by calling 785-628-7320.
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