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Employment Opportunities

Police Officer

 (posted on January 04, 2018 15:54)


January 26, 2018


Starting salary for non-certified applicants is $38,629 annually plus a full benefit package.  Starting salary for applicants with class A certification and four years of law enforcement experience is $42,032 annually.  Future increases are available under a career ladder and merit pay program.



The City of Lee’s Summit is now seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer.


Minimum requirements include high school diploma or equivalent, U.S. citizenship; possession of valid operator’s license; minimum of twenty-one (21) years of age or will be 21 years of age prior to successful completion of a Missouri Police Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) approved law enforcement training academy; good physical condition with height and weight in proportion; 20/20 vision in both eyes with or without correction; and no past criminal record. 

After application review applicants who meet the basic qualifications will be chosen to participate in the written testing and will be notified by mail of the date and time. 


How to apply

An application form must be filled out and completed.  Click here to download the Application Form You can also obtain an application from Human Resources. The Application can either be faxed, mailed, or delivered in person.



Human Resource
City of Lee's Summit
220 SE Green
Lee's Summit, MO 64063

Fax:(816) 969-1055


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