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Police Officer 1


Department(s): Police Department

Location: Pittsburg, KS

Looking for a rewarding exciting career? Join our dynamic team at the City of Pittsburg Police Department, and wear a badge that provides you with the opportunity to truly make a difference.

To wear the badge, you must be a person of honor and integrity, possess strong communication skills, and be able to render sound decisions under pressure.  Most of all, you must be committed to public service. By helping to make Pittsburg a better place to live, you will earn the respect of the citizens you serve. And, you will take pride in being recognized as a law enforcement professional and member of one of the finest municipal police agencies in the nation.

Duties include providing law enforcement and protection for citizens of Pittsburg. Qualifications include 21 years of age at the time of appointment; high school diploma or GED (college preferred); good physical condition; no felony convictions. The selection process includes a written test, medical, polygraph, and psychological examination; drug screen and oral interview.

Compensation: The range for the position is $14.22 to $23.61/hour with an excellent benefits package. We value your experience and will start you at a wage commensurate with your knowledge, skills, and ability.

Requirements: This position requires a willingness to work ALL rotating shifts, including days, afternoons and evenings, plus holidays.

Prior applicants do not need to apply. The job description, application and supplemental form can be obtained by visiting our website at https://www.pittks.org/jobs/police-officer-1/.

Also, before applying please review the list of disqualifiers. Click on the link below.

The City of Pittsburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.