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Position Title: Lateral Police Officer
Agency Name: RALSTON PD
Category: Law Enforcement
Location: Ralston Police Department
The City of Ralston is accepting applications for the position of one full-time Lateral Police Officer. This is an OPEN position to be filled immediately. Applicants must be a Nebraska certified law enforcement officer, or must have a completed audit from the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center identifying them as eligible for reciprocity. Other qualifications may apply. Applicants must be able to pass an extensive background investigation, polygraph, physical exam (including drug screen) and psychological exam. Applicant must possess a valid driver's license, be of good moral character, and have no serious misdemeanor convictions, no felony convictions, or a dishonorable discharge from military service.

The City of Ralston, also known as "Independence City," is a community of approximately 7200 residents within the metropolitan area of Omaha and borders Sarpy County. We strive to provide an environment to our citizens that focuses on enriching the interactions of the police department and those of the community. The Ralston Police Department is a progressive and proactive department that is focused on training, community involvement, and providing quality law enforcement services to the community it serves. The City of Ralston offers opportunities for officers to grow professionally and personally by providing significant training and education opportunities.

The City of Ralston offers excellent benefits including comparable wages, overtime, sick leave, annual vacation leave, four floating holidays, and eight paid holidays. A full benefits package is offered including a health care plan, dental and vision plans, term life insurance, and a defined contribution plan matched by the city.

The starting salary for a reciprocity candidate is $45, 988. A Nebraska certified applicant's starting salary is $52,873. Police officer's salaries range from $55,515 to $71,364 upon completion of a 14-week Field Training program and six month probationary period.

Applications can be obtained at the Ralston Police Department, 7400 Main Street, Ralston, NE, 68127, or department/police jobs.html under the police tab, or by emailing Applications must be completed and returned to the Ralston Police Department by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019.

For questions or information, contact Deputy Chief Bryan Hanson, 402-331-1786, or
Salary: Starting Reciprocity, $45, 988 to Certified $52,873.
Closing Date: 5/31/2019
Contact Person: Deputy Chief Bryan Hanson
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 402-331-1786
Contact Address:
7400 Main Street
Ralston, NE 68127
Web Site:
Opening Date: 3/27/2019

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