Police Officer (Scott City, KS)


The City of Scott City is seeking Entry Level or Lateral Transfer applicants for the position of Police Officer 1 or Police Officer 2. The Scott City Police Department is a modern, well equipped agency that serves a population of over 4,100. Our schools are state of the art and just underwent a $25 million renovation. We are comprised of nine officers, four dispatchers and one administrative assistant. Our department provides an opportunity to advance to positions such as Sergeant, Detective and K-9 Handler.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
The City of Scott City is an equal opportunity employer.

TYPE: Full Time
SALARY: Starting hourly pay for Officer 1 starts at $16.25 (No experience) and goes up based on experience. Laterals are encouraged to apply and will get credit based on years of service on the pay scale. The starting hourly pay for Officer 2 is $17.58 and goes up based on experience.

The city provides 100% city paid family medical insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, funeral leave, KP&F retirement, take home patrol car as well as other benefits.


Must be at least 21 years of age
Must be a legal US Citizen
Must possess a valid KS Driver's License
Have a High School diploma or GED
Possess good moral character
Cannot have any felony convictions
Cannot have serious misdemeanor convictions
No Brady/Giglio issues


Applications along with resumes can be picked up, mailed / delivered to Scott City Police Department 602 West 5th Scott City, Ks 67871. Address to Chief Post. Further inquiries can be obtained from calling Chief Post at (620) 872-2133.

CLOSING DATE: Until filled