P.O. Box 780603, Wichita, KS, 67278

Junction City PD – Chief of Police

Position Title:

Chief of Police – Junction City


Junction City PD

Position Type:


Introduction Statement:

Junction City, Kansas – a prosperous, ethnically diverse community located in the heart of Kansas and adjacent to Fort Riley, home of the 1stInfantry Division and birthplace of the 7th Cavalry- is seeking a new Chief of Police. The Chief of Police will lead a team of highly skilled staff and oversee all Police Department services in a high performing organization characterized by excellence, integrity, compassion, professionalism, teamwork, and commitment. The Junction City Police Department’s mission is to protect and serve with honor while being committed to establishing a positive relationship with a community rich with history and inviting atmosphere.
Under the direction of the City Manager, the Chief of Police provides for the health, safety, and well-being of Junction City’s citizens and visitors through management of assigned law enforcement and crime prevention resources.


Full Time


The salary range is $85,000 – $110,000, depending on qualifications, with an excellent benefits package.

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in Police Science, Criminal Justice Administration, or a Law Enforcement related field and a minimum of 10 years of law enforcement experience, with at least three years of command/executive level experience. The chosen candidate must also possess or be able to obtain certifications as a law enforcement officer mandated by Kansas State statues.

Information for Obtaining an Application:

Applications will only be accepted electronically at https://ks-junctioncity.civicplushrms.com/careers/. Applicants will be required to complete an online application form and to provide a detailed resume and letter of interest.

This position will remain open until filled with the first review of applications beginning September 3, 2019.

Please contact Lorena Pula at 785-238-3103 ext. 112 or via email at lorena.pula@jcks.com for any additional assistance or inquiries.

Closing Date:


Box 780603, Wichita, KS, 67278
(316) 733-7300
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