Police Officer I

12:00 p.m., January 7, 2019

The City of Seward is seeking highly-qualified applicants for the position of full-time Police Officer I. Currently, the City has one opening for Police Officer I. The ideal applicant must have a strong work ethic and values to enforce all State statutes, City ordinances and Federal statutes; and maintain law and order within the City of Seward. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age at time of hire; a U.S. Citizen; graduate of high school or GED equivalent; meet all requirements of entrance to the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center basic recruit Academy within the prescribed period of time, or any equivalent combination of training and experience; possess valid driver’s license, pass vision and physical exam, and background. Current salary range is: $19.39-$25.83/hour. Full range of benefits.

The City is offering a $3,000 Bonus for valid NLETC certified officers or those certified in another state meeting reciprocity requirements: $1500 paid upon completion of the City’s Field Training Program, and an additional $1500 paid after completion of year one of employment.

Application Form

Return Completed Application to:
Civil Service Secretary Bonnie Otte
537 Main St.
P.O. Box 38
Seward, NE 68434-0038

Reasonable accommodations available for persons needing assistance in completing application and should be made at time of application. All positions of employment with the City of Seward are subject to a Veteran’s Preference.