Human Resources

University Police Officer

Required Qualifications

As per State specifications. Graduation from high school or GED equivalent. Must be able to fulfill requirements to an approved Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center. Must possess a valid, unrestricted driver's license (corrective lenses acceptable). Requires use of firearms; therefore to be eligible, candidates cannot have been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor domestic violence crime per 18 U.S.C. 992(g)(8)(9). Must be eligible to attend a basic law enforcement-training program acceptable to KLETC or already be certified as a law enforcement officer. Candidates must take and pass a drug screen test as mandated by the State.

Per KSA, candidates must submit and successfully complete a background investigation: medical and psychological examinations; and a physical fitness assessment.  

Preferred Qualifications

Two (2) years experience in general law enforcement or two (2) years education in criminology at the college level. Knowledge of principles, practices and procedures of law enforcement.  

Instructions for applying

Please complete an electronic application and click the "Apply for this Posting" button at the top of the page. Applications will remain in file per the guidelines set by State of Kansas Human Resources.  

For instructions and employment opportunities please visit the KU Medical Center employment opportunity website at: and search for location of Kansas City, Job type Full-Time, University Police Officer Vacancy Pool

Last modified: Mar 15, 2013