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Police Officer-Gardner Kansas

Police Officer, Gardner Police Department


The Gardner Police Department is seeking qualified applicants to join us in providing exceptional police

service to our nearly 25,000 residents. The state-of-the-art Police facility opened in 2019. Officers perform

general police duties consisting of patrol work on an assigned shift, conducting preliminary investigations, and

other miscellaneous public safety related duties. Requirements include graduation from a standard high school;

supplemented by training of a certified law enforcement academy or center; or any combination of training and

experience which provides the required knowledge, ability and skill. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Requires the

possession of a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Must be able to maintain a proficiency in

firearms to Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center (KLETC) Standards. Physical and mental fitness

required, and at least 21 years of age at the time of appointment. Application Deadline: Open until filled.



Starting Officer $28.50 hourly/ $59,280 Annually

Step program of twelve steps at 4% per year 

Maximum Officer Salary $42.18 hourly/  $87,749 Annually 

Additional pay based on experience


Hiring Bonus

Certified/Lateral Officers $3,000

$1,500 at time of hire $1,500 after completion one year of service. 

and reciprocity (if needed)


Non-Certified Officers $2,000

$1,000 at time of hire $1,000 after one year of service. 


KP&F (Kansas Police & Fire) retirement

Medical and additional benefits offered. 


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More information on City of Gardner


Employment Opportunities | Gardner, KS


The City of Gardner is an Equal Opportunity Employer who fully and actively supports equal

access for all people, regardless of Race, Color, Religion, Gender, Age, National Origin,Veteran Status, Disability, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, Sexual

Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression.

Closing date: Open till filled.

Applicants can contact Captain J. Hayes at 913-856-7312 or City of Gardner Human Resources at 913-856-

7535 with additional questions.