The City of Colby Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Communications Officer I or II.
The successful applicant must be 18 years of age and will be trained in radio communications for Police, Sheriff, Fire, EMS, and 911 emergencies. This position entails primarily covering night shift on a 12 hour rotating schedule. The schedule covers 7pm to 7am with every other three day weekend off.
Successful applicants will possess a high school diploma or GED, must be willing and able to work with the public, be able to pass and maintain NCIC certification, and must have a clear criminal record. It is preferred that the successful applicant reside within the city limits of Colby.
The Colby Police Department is an equal opportunity employer and provides employees with sick leave, vacation, KPERS retirement benefits, health insurance, and overtime provisions. Additionally, some college tuition benefits may be available after the first year of employment. Starting salary will depend on qualifications of successful applicant with the minimum starting salary being $14.00 per hour.
Persons wishing to apply may pick up an application at the Colby Police Department, 225 N. Court, Colby, Kansas 67701 (Phone: 785-460-4460) or you may download the application on the City of Colby web page. Application review to begin upon receipt of application.
Open until filled.