The Peabody Police Department has a part time employment vacancy for a part time police officer position. The City of Peabody is a progressive community located approximately 45 miles northeast of Wichita in southwest Marion County Kansas. The City of Peabody has excellent schools and some of the most beautiful city parks in this area of Kansas. Serving a population of approximately 1200 residents the Peabody Police Department has 3 full time officers including the Chief of Police and 8 part time officers. The Peabody 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.
Type- Part time
The successful candidate must be a resident of the State of Kansas. Must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalency. KLETC certification preferred, bu not required Valid Kansas Drivers License or ability to obtain. Above average computer skills. All Kansas Commission on Peace Officers certification and employment requirements apply. Successful candidates must pass 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. Peabody 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.
Obtaining an Application
An application can be obtained online at peabodyks.com or at the Peabody Police Department, 910 N. Olive, Peabody, KS 66866. Send application, resume and cover letter to Chief of Police, Bruce F. Burke, 300 N. Walnut, Peabody, KS 66866. The City of Peabody is an EOE.
Closing Date- until filled