The Louisburg Police Department is currently searching for qualified individuals to fill full-time Police Officer positions. The city of Louisburg is located 18 miles south of Overland Park, Kansas and the Greater Kansas City Metro Area. The City of Louisburg has a population of 5,000 and maintains a Home-Town USA characteristic and atmosphere about it, where neighbors help neighbors, and the community’s members and stakeholders all work together for the city’s common good. Louisburg is a community that strongly supports its First Responders and appreciates their service.
The Louisburg Police Department consists of 13 full-time sworn officers and 3civilian employees. Those selected to fill the positions will be responsible for enforcing local, state, and federal laws, investigating crimes, enforcing traffic
regulations, investigating traffic crashes, assisting the public, and serving in an agency that takes great pride in serving and protecting its community. State certified officers are preferred but not required.
Non-Certified: $23.16 hourly, ($48,172 annually) with a pay increase upon certification.
Certified Police Officer: Minimum starting wage $24.10 hourly, ($50,128 annually).
Current open positions qualify for a $5,000 Employment Hiring Bonus with a Two Year Service Commitment.
Possible pay considerations include, but not limited to: prior law enforcement experience, law enforcement instructor certification(s), law enforcement supervision or leadership experience, bilingual, etc…
Other provided benefits include: paid sick, vacation, personal leave, and holidays, furnished uniforms and equipment, paid employee and family health, dental, and vision plans (City pays 100% of employee’s and 50% of family coverage), and provides Kansas Police & Fire (KP&F) retirement for full-time officers.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age at time of hire, must possess a valid driver’s license, must be in good physical condition, have no felony, serious misdemeanor, or domestic violence convictions, be a US citizen, possess a high
school diploma or GED, and must be able to pass a background investigation, physical exam, physical fitness assessment, psychological evaluation, and any additional requested testing.
Interested individuals may submit a Letter of Interest and their Resume by mail or email to:
Lt. Dave Sander, 215 S. Broadway ST., Louisburg, Kansas 66053 or email@example.com
For questions or more information, contact Lieutenant Dave Sander at (913) 837- 3191.
The City of Louisburg is an equal opportunity employer.