Home button
Site map button
Email button
FAQ button
Font Size
Small font
Medium font
Large font
816 969-1000
Employment Opportunities

Detention Officer - Police

 (posted on March 24, 2016 10:19)


April 8, 2016


Minimum starting salary is $14.73/hr. plus an excellent benefit package.



Duties of the position include intake, supervision, and care of prisoners, facility maintenance and security, and computer entry.    



Minimum requirements are high school diploma or G.E.D., 18 years of age, and a valid driver’s license.  Applicants should possess strong computer skills, communication and organizational skills, and the ability to stay calm in stressful situations.  This is a shift work position and applicants will be assigned to work day, evening, and overnight shifts as well as weekends and holidays, with overtime as required. Applicants must have no felony convictions and be able to pass a polygraph examination and background investigation.     



How to apply

An application form must be 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 Resources
City of Lee's Summit
220 SE Green
Lee's Summit, MO 64063

Fax:(816) 969-1055

Return to job postings