McPherson Police Department seeking officers

By McPherson Police Department
April 02, 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 the intersection of I-135 and US-56. Applicants 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 preffered, however basic Academy (KLETC) will be provided. The generous benefit package includes 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 21 years of age at the time of application, have a high school diploma or equivalent--college is preffered, a clean criminal record, and vision correctable to 20/20. Applicants 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 may not have any Brady/Giglio material in employment background to be eligible for hiring.

How to apply: Go to to apply. The application window opens April 6, 2015 and closes April 17, 2015. Physical agility assessment and written testing will be on April 25, 2015.