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FULL-TIME POLICE OFFICER POSITION

Open until filled

HIAWATHA POLICE DEPARTMENT

IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF

FULL-TIME POLICE OFFICER

 

The City of Hiawatha is located in Northeast Kansas, approximately 12 miles south of Falls City, NE and 40 miles west of St. Joseph, MO.  Hiawatha is a progressive community with excellent schools and outdoor activities.  The population is approximately 3,200. The department is staffed with 9 full-time certified officers, 3 part-time certified Officers, 1 Records Clerk and 1 part-time Clerk. 

 

Type;  Full Time                            Salary:    $31,200.00 to $38,000.00

 

Minimum Qualifications

At least 21 years of age
HS Diploma or GED
No felony convictions, diversion or expungements

No conviction for domestic battery 
Must not have a history of criminal or improper personal conduct that may affect suitability for performing police work. 

Valid Kansas Drivers License within 6 months
Good Moral Character
Must pass Background Investigation, Physical Exam, Drug Screen, psychological evaluation  

Must reside within neighboring counties or in the city of Hiawatha, KS within 6 months
Ability to successfully complete all steps in the hiring process

 

Obtaining Application

HIAWATHA POLICE DEPARTMENT

413 Oregon St., (785)-742-2156

Hiawatha, KS 66434

bmauslein@cityofhiawatha.org

 

Applications may also be obtained at

Hiawatha City Hall

701 Oregon St.

Hiawatha, KS 66434

OR city website @ https://www.cityofhiawatha.org

Closing Date: Until Filled