The City of Scott City is seeking Entry Level or Lateral Transfer applicants for the position of Police Officer 1 or Police Officer 2. The Scott City Police Department is a modern, well-equipped agency that serves a population of 4,200. Our schools are state of the art and just underwent a $25 million renovation. We are comprised of nine officers, four dispatchers and one administrative assistant. Our department provides an opportunity to advance to positions such as Sergeant, Detective, SRO and K-9 Handler.
Scott City is a growing and very supportive community. Scott City has grown 7.9% over the last 10 years and is the fastest growing city with a population over 1,500 in Western Kansas. Scott City is home to Historic Scott Lake State Park with many opportunities to fish and hunt. Our school system is top notch, and our athletic programs are very competitive. Scott City was awarded the 8th safest City in Kansas for 2022.
The City of Scott City is an equal opportunity employer.
TYPE: Full Time
SALARY: $18.59 per hour (no experience), $20.13 with one year and up depending on experience.
The city provides 100% city paid family medical insurance, KP&F retirement, optional KPERS 457, 50% college tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, funeral leave, take home patrol car as well as other benefits.
Must be at least 21 years of age
Must be a legal US Citizen
Must possess a valid KS Driver's License
Have a High School diploma or GED
Possess good moral character
Cannot have any felony convictions
Cannot have serious misdemeanor convictions
No Brady/Giglio issues
OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:
Apply in person or visit us online at https://www.scottcityks.org.
Further inquiries can be obtained from calling Chief Post at (620) 872-2133 or by emailing email@example.com.
CLOSING DATE: Until filled