Airport Police Officer

Kansas City, MO
Airport Police Division
Salary: $13.48-$29.19

Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule
Several full-time positions available with the Aviation Department, Airport Police Division located at KCI Airport, 1 International Square.
Salary Range: $13.48-$29.19/hour
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., during training then placed on schedule based on manpower needs.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


  • Enforces all applicable laws, rules and regulations pertaining to safeguarding property and persons in attendance at the airport.
  • Controls vehicular and pedestrian traffic at airport facilities.
  • Responds to crash, fire and emergency situations and provides first aid.
  • Screens passengers when weapons, explosives or hazardous materials are detected.
  • Works with staff of other agencies, visiting dignitaries, large reception crowds, bomb threats and prevention of theft and vandalism.


  • REQUIRES high school graduation.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies.
  • Must be able to obtain a Class A P.O.S.T. certification within 6 months of employment.
  • Must be eligible to obtain a special police commission as issued by the KCMO Police Department.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, a post-offer physical examination, and a psychological evaluation as prescribed by the City.
  • Must successfully complete a 10-year FAA background check.
  • Preference will be given to those with Class A P.O.S.T. certification.