Employment Opportunities

To apply for an open position with the City of Holton, please submit an application for employment to City Hall, 430 Pennsylvania Avenue, Holton, Kansas 66436.


Open positions are listed below:

The City of Holton Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Captain.
  Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a valid drivers license, be able to pass a background check and a pre-employment drug screen.  Benefits include BC/BS health and dental Insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, KPERS retirement plan.

Desired Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, a related field or equivalent combination of training and experience. 

United States citizen

Minimum 5 years’ experience as a full-time commissioned law enforcement officer with progressive supervisory experience.  KLETC certified or eligible for reciprocity preferred.

Good physical condition

No Criminal Record or Brady/Giglio Issues

Able to meet City of Holton residency requirement within 6 months

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

Candidates should submit an application, cover letter and current resume’ to the Holton Police Department 301 W 4th ST Holton, KS. 66436.  Applications are available online at and can be picked up at 430 Pennsylvania Ave. Holton, KS. 66436 

Applications accepted until position is filled. EOE

Application for Fulltime Employment






The City of Holton is an equal opportunity employer.