Police Officer

Interested in working in the best small town in Kansas? Check out what the Baldwin City Police Department can offer you, in addition to a hometown family atmosphere and the best colleagues in the world:

  • Police Officer Pay range $24.00 to $29.55 DOQ
  • Signing Bonus of $3000 ($1500 upon start and $1500 upon academy graduation)
  • Skill Incentive program – Up to $6250 additional annual compensation for special skills (i.e. language, education, military etc.)
  • Paid Military Leave
  • 50% College tuition reimbursement for classes pertaining to profession


Under the supervision of the Police Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Chief, the Police Officer is a nonexempt position under FLSA. The position protects and serves the citizens of Baldwin City. This position provides citizen assistance, enforces all federal, state, and local laws, and performs patrol duties. Making arrests, issuing citations for traffic violations, and investigating crimes and accidents are the primary responsibilities of this position. This employee should possess excellent communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills.

Police Officer Pay range $24.00 to $29.55 DOQ

This position works 12-hour shifts with no bid system and every other weekend off.

Full Job Description Here

Application Available Here

Date Posted: 03-29-2024

Expire Date: Open until filled

Contact Name: Mike Pattrick

Contact Email: mpattrick@baldwincity.gov

Documents:  Law Enforcement Application  |   Police Officer Job Description