The City of Great Bend is currently accepting applications for Police Officers. Primary responsibilities include patrol work, assisting with the prevention of crime and the enforcement of traffic laws and regulations. All aspects of police work will be involved, including responding to dispatches, investigations, report preparation, making arrests, issuing citations, etc.
TYPE: Full Time
Successful candidates should have a high school diploma or GED and must be at least 21 years of age. College level work in law enforcement is preferred. In addition, candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and the ability to achieve basic law enforcement certification by the State of Kansas within one year of appointment. Applicants will be subject to written and physical agility tests, an oral interview, a thorough background check, and additional conditional job testing. Applicants must not have any Brady/Giglio material in their background that would make them ineligible for hiring. Shift schedules will include some weekends, holidays, court appearances and overtime.
OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:
Applications can be obtained from Human Resource Director, Randy Keasling, at City Hall at 1209 Williams, Great Bend, KS 67530 or at the Great Bend Police Department, 1217 Williams, Great Bend, KS 67530.
Applications can also be obtained online at www.greatbendks.net under the “Employment opportunities” link.
The next scheduled testing date is set for March 22nd, 2018. Applications must be submitted prior to this date to be eligible for testing. You will be notified by email, prior to this date, if you are eligible for testing.