We are currently accepting applications for a Public Service Officer to join our Police Department for the City of Lenexa. The Lenexa Police Department hires highly motivated individuals who enjoy working with the public and delivering the highest level of professional police services. We are an agency with an exceptional reputation and have been identified as a nation-wide leader in the law enforcement community. We strongly believe in providing our employees with opportunities for both professional and personal development.
Why come work for us? Our employees are dedicated to the City’s core values - integrity, service, teamwork, dedication, vision, and caring.
This civilian position serves as the first line of contact between the Police Department and citizens who come to the front lobby of the station or who contact the Department via telephone or electronic device, seeking police–related information and/or services. Also serves as the primary handler and custodian of many Department records and is responsible for data entry, data storage, the dissemination of information, and the fulfillment of records requests. This positon will work under the supervision of the Public Service Officer Supervisor.
The police department is open to the public 24 hours a day and seven days a week to answer questions and provide information.
Minimum: 18 years of age, High School Diploma or G.E.D and possession of a valid vehicle operator’s license.
Please refer to the LPD website for the list of Automatic Disqualifiers.
Compensation and Benefits
Hiring range is $18.00 to $22.00 DOQ and directly related experience. This is an hourly, non-exempt position.
The City offers a highly competitive compensation package including health, dental, life, short-term disability; state defined benefit pension plan, city matching defined contribution retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, access to an on-site health clinic and much more.
Complete an online application as the first step in the hiring process. Individuals who successfully complete the application will subsequently be contacted via email with further instructions.
As an equal opportunity employer, the City of Lenexa strives to treat all employees fairly, with consistency and respect, while providing a positive, challenging and rewarding work environment. We value and encourage diversity in our workplace.