University Police Sergeant

Emporia, KS
Emporia State University

Salary: $28 hourly.

Open until filled

Essential Functions:

  • Patrol assigned areas and respond with action appropriate to given situations.
  • Complete written reports as required.
  • Pursue, apprehend and/or arrest violators of the law, exercising care to ensure legal and constitutional soundness.
  • Respond to emergency situations.
  • Establish and maintain professional contacts with University employees, residents and others.


  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and at least three years of law enforcement experience.
  • Must maintain all required certifications, including KLETC, firearms, first aid, and CPR.
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Specialized training may be required based on job duties and responsibilities.
  • Effectively communicate verbally and through writing, and actively listen.
  • Control emotions during stressful situations.
  • Build positive relationships with a variety of people, particularly in difficult situations.
  • Accurately assess your abilities and limitations.
  • Analyze situations and events logically, and organize the parts of a problem systematically.
  • This position requires the use of a firearm for law enforcement duties and therefore, candidates cannot have been convicted of, and must be free of any diversions from, a felony or misdemeanor domestic violence crime as set forth in 18 U.S.C. § 922 (d) (9) and (g) (9).