The City of Ellis, Kansas is accepting applications for a Full Time Entry Level Police Officer or a Lateral Transfer Police Officer. Minimum requirements are U.S. citizen, High School diploma or GED, 21 years of age, valid driver’s license, no felony, serious misdemeanor or domestic violence convictions.  KLETC certification or certifiable in Kansas is required for lateral transfers. A background check will be conducted on each applicant. Applicant must pass a pre-employment drug screen, written test, oral interview, and physical and mental health evaluations. Applicant will provide a current driving history and current credit report. The City of Ellis is an equal opportunity employer offering a highly competitive benefit package including paid family health insurance. For applications see the City of Ellis KS or Ellis KS Police Department web sites or contact the Ellis City Clerk (785)726-4812 or the Ellis Police Department (785) 726-4462, 815 Jefferson Ellis, Kansas 67637, or e-mail  The position is open until filled.

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City of Ellis

815 Jefferson

Ellis, KS 67637

Phone (785) 726 4812

FAX: (785) 726 4159


The City of Ellis is an EOE and reserves the right to reject any and all applications.

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