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The City of Colby is currently accepting applications for the following positions: 


The Colby Police Department is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Officer I or II. Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen, twenty-one (21) years of age, and meet the Department standards in the following categories: background investigation; written, oral, psychological and physical agility testing. The City of Colby is an equal opportunity employer and provides employees with an optional health and life insurance package, sick leave, vacation, KPERS retirement benefits, overtime provisions, uniforms and equipment (cleaning supplied). Starting salary will depend on qualifications.  Starting salary with no experience or certification is $15.40/ hour. Police officers work rotating 12-hour shifts, to include nights and weekends. Officers do have every other three-day weekend off. An application form can be obtained from the link below or from the Colby Police Department, 360 N. Franklin Ave., Colby, Kansas 67701. (Phone: 785-460-4460). Applications accepted until position filled.

The application may be downloaded from the following link:

City of Colby Application

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