The City of Wakefield, KS is recruiting for a Full-time Police Officer position.
The Police Officer performs duties in the protection of life and property and the preservation of order in the City of Wakefield. The employee in this position enforces all federal, state, and local laws in accordance with departmental rules and regulations. Patrol duties include enforcing traffic laws, investigation of crimes and accidents, and providing public assistance. This employee will be required to exercise initiative and discretion when faced with emergency conditions. The Officer will be required to work rotating shifts, holidays, weekends, and special events as assigned. This work involves an element of personal danger. Experience: Prior law enforcement experience and KLETC or recognized certification from another state is highly preferred but not required. Education: HS diploma or GED. Possession of a valid driver’s license is mandatory.
Must be 21 years of age and able to pass a criminal background check. Upon conditional offer of employment, must be able to pass a drug screen and a physical. Applications accepted until position is filled. Salary TBD based on experience.
Submit resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 326, Wakefield, KS 67487
The City of Wakefield is an EEO/ADAA employer.