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Position Title: POLICE OFFICER
Agency Name: YORK PD
Category: Law Enforcement
Location: York,NE
Police Officer, Lateral/New Hire
The York Police Department is currently hiring for the position of Police Officer.

These positions are regular, full-time positions with competitive pay and benefits, including paid overtime and holidays, and excellent family health insurance. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in a great community, and to begin or continue a public service career. If you have goals that include helping others, having meaningful impact, and enjoying the pride that comes with serving your community, the York Police Department welcomes your application.
Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis, with immediate evaluations and an accelerated hiring process for certified applicants. Non-certified applicants will be contacted with test and interview information after an initial review period.

The York Police Officer pay scale for non-certified officers starts at $19.05 per hour. Certified or experienced officers starting wages are determined based upon training and qualifications. Sign on bonuses are also negotiable for certified/experienced officers.

Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have the ability to obtain a valid Nebraska Driver’s License, have and obtained a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must pass rigorous background checks and a pre-employment drug screening, and will undergo a series of written, physical, and psychological tests.

York Nebraska is a quiet, Eastern Nebraska community of approximately 8,000 residents, located at the intersection of Interstate 80 and Highway 81. With short commutes to Grand Island, Lincoln, and even Omaha, easy access to bigger city amenities combine with small town values and charm. Residents in York enjoy ample opportunities for outdoor activities, excellent public and private schools, and a wide array of local entertainment and activities. The police department is made up of 17 sworn officers, a community service officer, and 2 civilian support staff.

The link for the application is:

The completed application packet (including the information release) and a resume (if desired) can be mailed to or dropped off at: York Police Department, Attn: Edward Tjaden, 315 N Grant Avenue, York, NE 68467. Please call Chief Edward Tjaden at 402-363-2640 for instructions on emailing completed applications.
Closing Date: 6/30/2019
Contact Person: Chief Edward Tjaden
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 402-363-2640
Contact Address:
315 Grant Ave.
York, NE 68467
Web Site:
Opening Date: 5/20/2019

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