Currently accepting applications for a full-time, entry level Police/Fire Officer position with the Metropolitan Topeka Airport Authority (MTAA) Police and Fire Department. Pursuant to K.S.A. 74-5616(1) applicants must be 21 years of age to be certified as a Kansas Law Enforcement Officer. Police and/or fire background desired. Must be able to work a 24-hour shift schedule consisting of 24-hours on duty followed by 48 hours off-duty, and to work overtime as requested. Starting entry level annual salary of $34,278 plus benefits including health insurance and participation in KPERS (Kansas Public Employee Retirement System). The Police/Fire Officer I is classified as a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) non-exempt position.
Job Responsibilities Include:
The employee is responsible for protecting life and property within the Topeka Regional Airport jurisdiction by performing ARFF (Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting), law enforcement, structural fire suppression, wildland fire suppression, wildlife control, emergency medical care, vehicle rescue and hazardous materials responses. Although current police, fire fighter and/or EMT experience, training or qualifications are desired, MTAA Police and Fire will provide basic training and qualifications to competent applicants after hiring.
Application - https://www.mtaa-topeka.org/images/igallery/Application_Police_and_Fire.pdf
Detailed job description - https://www.mtaa-topeka.org/images/igallery/Job_Description_Police_Fire_Officer.pdf