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Police Officer, Eudora Police Department

05/05/2023 5:54 AM | Grover Piper (Administrator)

The Eudora Police Department is seeking motivated persons to join our department!

The City of Eudora, KS with a population of 6,600 is seeking responsible applicants for a full time Police Officer position. Candidates must be able to pass drug & physical screenings, background check & psychological testing, have valid Kansas driver's license, and high school degree or GED is required.  Kansas Law Enforcement Certificate required but will train the right person.

Duties and Responsibilities (include, but not limited to)

  • -Protect the life and property of citizens
  • On an assigned shift, operates patrol vehicle or specialized police equipment or walks to observe for violations of traffic laws, suspicious activities or persons and disturbance of law and order, maintains visible police presence throughout the community.
  • Interviews victims and witnesses to obtain additional information regarding crime, accidents, violations, etc.
  • Investigates crimes, collects evidence, and conducts searches.
  • Responds to radio dispatches and answers calls and complaints, serves warrants, summons, completes arrest records and investigates licenses.
  • Enforces traffic laws, investigates accidents, issues traffic citations and provides medical assistance.
  • Provides police escorts, direct traffic, perform residential and commercial business checks.
  • Participate in a variety of in-service and special training programs.
  • May be assigned to collateral duty assignments such as School Resource Officer, Detective, Drug Task Force, etc.
  • Conducts Department outreach and education programs to the public.
  • Provides animal control services.
  • Provides security at special events.

Selection process includes an oral board interview, extensive background check, drug screen, physical and psychological testing.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school or GED diploma.
  • Must be a United States Citizen.
  • 21 years of age at time of appointment.
  • KLETC certified officers preferred, but not required. We will train the right person.
  • No felony, domestic violence or serious misdemeanor offenses.
  • Possess a valid Kansas driver’s license.


  • Starting salary varies depending on qualifications and experience.


  • Individual health, dental & vision insurance.
  • Vacation & sick leave.
  • Kansas Police & Fire Retirement
  • Uniform and equipment provided
  • 14 Paid Holidays per year
  • Supplemental Retirement with KPERS 457 Plan
  • Life Insurance: 1.5X annual salary; additional coverage available for self, spouse and children.
  • Paid Long Term Disability
  • Optional Short-Term Disability, Accident and Cancer Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Center Membership Available

Application and full job description is available online at www.cityofeudoraks.gov and at Eudora City Hall, 4 E. 7th Street, Eudora, KS 66025. Application/resume can be submitted on the City's website. 

Position open until filled.

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