Thank you for your interest in employment with the Riley County Police Department.  Below you will find information on how to apply as well as the tentative time line for this hiring process. 

Please complete the application and email it to:  dbarfuss@rileycountypolice.org be sure to include:  "Application" in the subject line.  You may also return it, by mail, or in person, to the Riley County Police Department, 1001 S. Seth Child Road, Manhattan, Kansas  66502. 

                                                                  PART-TIME FINANCE TECHNICIAN

                                                                                  19.53/HOUR 

                                                                          (20 TO 25 HOURS PER WEEK)

Please review the list of Automatic Disqualifiers before completing an application:

Automatic Disqualifiers: Applicants should consider any of the following an automatic disqualifier for employment with the Department. It should be noted a diversion is considered the same as a conviction. A disqualifying event discovered at any time in the application process will result in immediate rejection of the application.

    1. Automatic disqualifiers for all job positions:

      1. A conviction or expungement of a felony defined by Kansas law or its equivalent at any time in the applicant’s past.

      2. A conviction of any crime involving the threat of or actual sexual assault or abuse at any time in the applicant’s past.

      3. A conviction of any crime of physical violence against a child or sexual abuse against a child when committed as an adult.

      4. A conviction of misdemeanor driving while intoxicated (DWI), driving under the influence (DUI) two years immediately preceding the application date.

      5. Possession or use of marijuana for any purpose at any time during the two years preceding the application date.

      6. Possession or use of any illegal or controlled substance other than marijuana at any time during the 5 year period preceding the application date.

      7. A Dishonorable or Bad Conduct Discharge from any branch of the United States Armed Forces.

    2. Additional automatic disqualifiers for police officer job positions:

      1. Conviction of a crime of domestic violence as defined in the United States Code, 18 USC922(g)(9), that would disqualify the applicant from possessing a firearm.

      2. Being the subject of an order of protection that would disqualify the applicant from possessing a firearm under the provisions of United States Code, USC922(g)(8).

      3. Conviction of any misdemeanor crime during the two years immediately preceding the application date.

    3. Potential Disqualifiers: The following situations may be cause for rejection of an applicant.

      1. A conviction of a crime of violence committed by the applicant while a juvenile.

      2. A conviction of a crime involving deceit, untruthfulness or dishonesty committed by the applicant while an adult.

*  If you have any questions regarding any step in the hiring process and/or the automatic disqualifiers, please email Dawn Barfuss at:  dbarfuss@rileycountypolice.org

The time line for the Part-time Finance Technician hiring process:

Deadline to submit an application: Thursday, April 2, 2020.

Deadline to submit the Culture Index Survey (This will be emailed after your application is received.):  midnight on Sunday, April 5, 2020

Part-time Finance Interview Boards (Top candidates from the application review will be scheduled):  You must be available for one hour: Tentatively, the afternoon of Thursday, April 9th or the afternoon of April 10th.

CVSA (Scheduled with those who are recommended from the Interview Board):  To be scheduled after April 10th.

Background InvestigationsTentatively, April 10th to April 24th

Division Commander Review:  Tentatively, April 28th

Job-related Medical Testing:  To be scheduled after Division Commander Review

Tentative Hire date:  May 10, 2020

Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of the Riley County Police Department. Below you will find information on the Physical Agility test, the job description and application. 

Job Description - Part-time Finance Technician

Job Application - PDF

Job Application - WORD