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Police Officer, Wathena Police Department

03/24/2024 7:30 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

The City of Wathena, KS (pop. approx. 1500) is seeking applicants for a motivated full-time Police Officer. This position provides law enforcement and public safety services to the community including enforcement of criminal statutes, ordinances, traffic enforcement, crime prevention, accident investigation, crime scene investigations, resolution of domestic and other disturbances, and other duties as assigned.

TYPE: Full-Time

SALARY: The City of Wathena offers a full benefit package including paid insurance, sick leave, vacation leave, funeral leave and KPERS for Full-Time Officers. Starting salary depends on experience and qualifications.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED. Minimum age of 21 on the date of examination, US Citizen, no felony or major misdemeanor convictions. Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's license. Must obtain or possess a current full time KLETC certification. Applicant must pass a complete background check, drug testing, physical and psychological testing. Preference will be given to applicants with KLETC certification

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION: Interested individuals may apply in person, by mail, or emailing your resume to City of Wathena. Attn: Chief Dennis Thompson, 206 Saint Joseph Street, Wathena, KS 66090 or email to dlthompson@rainbowtel.net

CLOSING DATE: Until filled.

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