McPherson PD seeking officer applicants through this Friday

By McPherson Police Department
February 10, 2015

The McPherson Police Department is soliciting highly motivated individuals for the full time position of Police Officer. The City of McPherson is located at I-135 and US-56. Those selected to fill open positions will be enforcing local, state and federal laws, as well as investigating crimes, enforcing traffic regulations, investigating traffic collisions, and assisting the public.

State certified officers are preferred, however, basic Academy (KLETC) will be provided. Included is a generous benefits package, paid holidays, sick, and vacation time. Qualified applicants must have above average written and verbal skills. The McPherson Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Requirements: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age at the time of application, and have a high school diploma or equivalent, college preffered, with a clean criminal record, and vision correctable to 20/20. Applicant must pass a written test, physical agility test, background investigation, oral interview, and additional conditional job testing. Work schedule requires weekend, holiday, rotating shift work, overtime, and court appearances.

Applicants must not have any Brady/Giglio material in background to be eligible for hiring.

How to apply: Go to the City of McPherson web page and apply through Hire Partners. Applications open February 2, 2015 and close on February 13, 2015.