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POLICE OFFICER Job - City of Dodge City - Dodge City, Kansas




July 01, 2014

City of Dodge City

Position Title: POLICE OFFICER
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 7/1/2015 7:21:36 PM
Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting, rewarding and challenging career? Do you want to serve your community? Law enforcement experience is not a requirement for a new recruit! The Dodge City Police Department is looking for committed talent to join our team. Applications are currently being accepted for Police Officer with the City of Dodge City Police Department. A $1,000 hiring bonus will be paid to new recruits, with $500 of the bonus paid upon completion of hire, and the remaining $500 of the hiring bonus paid after successful completion of Police Academy and/or Field Training.

Under general supervision, police officers patrol an assigned beat and investigate incidents in the enforcement of law and order in the protection of life and property. Applications will be used to fill current vacancies and to form an eligibility list for future reference.

Additional Information

Recruit officer’s starting wage:
$16.46 per hour and $17.12 after one year of employment. Yearly pay increases with 11 year step plan. Lateral entry available based on experience. No experience is necessary. We will train qualified recruits!


Benefits:
Kansas Police & Fire Retirement System, Employer provided family/single medical and dental insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, life insurance, pay incentive for bilingual skills following post-hire testing, education incentive pay, and an excellent training program.

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using the link to www.hrepartners.com. A resume may be inserted into this online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, and for additional job information, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org. Substance abuse screening and post offer physicals required. Must confirm USCIS (I-9) employment eligibility upon hire. The City of Dodge City is a drug free work place. EOE.

Job Requirements
  • Age : 21
  • Education : High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience : No Experience necessary
  • Additional Requirement :

    Qualifications and requirements:
    High School diploma or GED, U.S. Citizenship, 21 years of age, no felony convictions or domestic violence history or convictions, valid driver’s license and good driving record. (See Grounds for Disqualification and job description on the City web site www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp)

  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $16.46 

    Contact Information

    Human Resources City of Dodge City
    hr@dodgecity.org
    City of Dodge City
    PO Box 880
    Dodge City, Kansas 67801
    ph: (620)225-8100