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University Police Officer, University of Kansas Medical Center

This position is a fully commissioned law enforcement officer for the State of Kansas. This position is responsible for providing law enforcement, public safety and service to the University of Kansas Medical Center and surrounding communities. This position is expected to provide a full range of protective services that will support the University’s mission of an environment conducive for education, health care, research and employment.

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

About KU Medical Center:
The University of Kansas Medical Center’s mission is to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of undergraduate, graduate, professional, postdoctoral and continuing education programs in the schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions. KU Medical Center also advances the health sciences through world-class research programs; provides compassionate and state-of-the-art patient care in an academic medical center environment; and works with communities in every Kansas county to improve the health of Kansans. Learn more at www.kumc.edu..

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY: 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  As per State specifications. Graduation from high school or GED equivalent. Must be able to fulfill requirements of an approved Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center. Must possess a valid, unrestricted driver’s license (corrective lenses acceptable). Requires use of firearms; therefore to be eligible, candidates cannot have been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor domestic violence crime per 18 U.S.C. 992(g)(8)(9). Must be eligible to attend a basic law enforcement training program acceptable to KLETC or already be certified as a law enforcement officer. Candidates must take and pass a drug screen test as mandated by the State. Per KSA, candidates must submit and successfully complete a background investigation, medical and psychological examinations, and a physical fitness assessment.
Must be willing to receive an annual influenza (flu) vaccination.

Preferred Qualifications:
Two (2) years experience in general law enforcement or two (2) years education in criminology at the college level. Knowledge of principles, practices and procedures of law enforcement.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:  To learn more and apply online, please visit http://jobs.kumc.edu/postings/22713</a> or go to https://jobs.kumc.edu/ and search for position number 01202643.

*Applications must be submitted directly through the KU Medical Center website to be considered for this position. Any applications submitted via email or this website will NOT be reviewed or considered

CLOSING DATE:  Until Filled