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

Russell Police Department – Patrolman

Position Title:



Russell Police Department

Position Type:

Commissioned Law Enforcement Position

Introduction Statement:

The City of Russell is seeking professional and community oriented individuals for a full-time police officer position.

The City of Russell is situated at the crossroads of Interstate 70 and US Highway 281. As a rural city, it is our vision to serve as the County’s regional center. We are a community that is dedicated to family, friends and neighbors, where generations care for each other. We are One Russell, building a self-reliant future. We are home.

The City of Russell offers a very progressive benefit package. Basic benefits include vacation, sick leave, family health insurance, family dental and vision plans, and KPERS retirement program, with optional benefits packages available as well.


Full Time


Salary is dependent upon experience and KS CPOST Certification.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must be 21 years of age, with a high school diploma or GED, valid driver’s license, no felony or domestic violence convictions, drug or alcohol related convictions or diversions, must pass a POST test, psychological exam, medical and drug screening, and background investigation. Applicants must also establish residency in the City of Russell 6 months from hire date.

Information for Obtaining an Application:

Applications and a full job description can be obtained at www.russellcity.org or at The City of Russell, 133 W. 8th, Russell, KS 67665. Completed applications can be submitted in person, online, faxed to 785-483-4397 or emailed to hr@russellcity.org. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

Position open until filled. EEO/ADA

Closing Date:


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