The Rossville Police Department has an opening for a police officer position. The City of Rossville is a progressive community located outside Topeka in northwest Shawnee, County, Kansas. Serving a population of approximately 1200 residents the Rossville Police Department has two full-time officers including the Chief of Police and eight part-time officers.
The Rossville Police Department is responsible for enforcing all Federal, State, and Local laws along with all city code enforcement as well as investigating crimes, enforcing traffic regulations, investigating traffic accidents, and assisting the public.
Hours: Full Time
Qualifications: The successful candidate must be a resident of the State of Kansas. Must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalency. KLETC certification preferred but not required. Valid Kansas Driver’s License or ability to obtain. No Brady-Giglio issues. Above average written, and verbal communication skills, and above average computer skills. All Kansas Commission on Peace Officers certification and employment requirements apply. Successful candidates must pass an oral interview, psychological testing, drug/alcohol screening, criminal history background check, and additional job-related testing. work schedule requires shift work including weekends, holidays and court appearances. Rossville Police Department Officers are expected to work with minimal supervision and self-initiate on all work tasks identified by supervisory personnel as priorities for this job position and perform all paperwork tasks in a timely manner.
Applying: An application can be obtained online at www.Rossvillekansas.us or at the Rossville Police Department, 527 Pearl St. PO Box 337, Rossville, KS 66533. Send application, resume, and cover letter to Chief of Police, Jason Connell, PO Box 337 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-584-6047 The City of Rossville is an EOE.