Jobs

Our online application can be found here, or applications may be picked up at our physical location, Monday - Friday from 8:00 - 4:30 p.m. at 3003 S. Washington St. (Kaufman County South Campus). Upon completion of your application, you may do one of the following:

Scan and e-mail your completed application to the City Secretary at kaufmancitysec@kaufmantx.org - e-mailed photographs of completed applications cannot be accepted.  Fax it to the attention of the City Secretary at 972-932-0636.  ​Mail it to the attention of the City Secretary - P.O. Box 1168, Kaufman, TX  75142Drop it off at our physical location (see above).​

All applicants subject to background check, physical and drug test, and all applicant information subject to verification.

The City of Kaufman, Texas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

THE CITY OF KAUFMAN DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENDER, RELIGION, AGE OR DISABILITY IN EMPLOYMENT OR PROVISIONS OF SERVICE.

​In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with Human Resources.

JOB TITLE:              POLICE OFFICER

DEPARTMENT:      Police Department

 

SALARY:                  $42,150 Annually

CLOSING DATE:      Until filled


Complete Job Description can be found here.

JOB SUMMARY:     Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of police and law enforcement activities.  Tasks are service and protection oriented, and include collecting and dispensing information, arbitrating disputes, providing assistance, protecting and recovering property, preventing crime, investigating and providing other public protection services.  Incumbents perform duties in accordance with state statutes and established Departmental policies, procedures and guidelines.  Performs related work as required.  

 

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

 

High school diploma or GED; supplemented by Basic Peace Officer License and TCOLE certification; CPR training; supplemented by completion of in-service training, as directed, for assignment to other primary functional areas.  Must be at least 21 years of age and possess a valid state driver's license.