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Position Title: Certified Police Officer
Agency Name: OGALLALA PD
Category: Law Enforcement
Location: Ogallala NE
Who We Are: Ogallala, the heart of Keith County, the entrance to the Panhandle of Nebraska, is a diversified, welcoming community in which to live. With the completion of Prairie View K-8 school expansion, top-notch sports facilities and the Goodall Recreation center complete with indoor and outdoor pools, Ogallala offers families a great place to call home. Ogallala Community Hospital continues to grow to meet the demands of their patients, bringing quality health care to the area. Lake McConaughy, Nebraska’s #2 Area Tourist Attraction is only a few miles away, providing many opportunities for family fun and recreational sports. Hunting is also a mainstay of the area. Continued growth is in the future for Ogallala.

The Ogallala Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Certified Police Officer. Requirements are: Must be a U.S. citizen; 21 years of age;high school diploma or equivalent; valid driver's license; be of good character and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. If applicable received an honorable separation from military service.

Applicants with a valid Nebraska Law Enforcement Certification or certification in another state that meets the reciprocity requirements of the NLETC will be eligible for lateral entry and eligible for Education/Training/Experience Bonus of $3,000. $1,500 paid upon completion of the Field Training Program, $1,500 after the completion of 1 year. A complete background check will be made.
Valid certification needs to be presented with application.

The City of Ogallala offers excellent benefits: comparable wages, overtime, training, and eleven paid holidays. A full benefits package including a health savings account plan, dental insurance, term life insurance, uniforms, and 7% retirement benefit. We have a top of the line Recreation Center, with membership included. You can live within 20 minutes of town.

Interviews will be conducted on November 25,2019.
Salary: $20.00
Closing Date: 11/12/2019
Contact Person: Shannon Josjor
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 308-284-2024
Contact Address:
410 East 2nd
Ogallala, NE 69153
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Opening Date: 10/11/2019

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