Police Department
Posting Number: 
Job Title: Police Officer
Closing date: 01/31/2022
Closing time: 05:00 PM
Job Class: Patrol Officer
Job Hours: Exempt Salaried
Salary: $45,836 to $52,617
 depending on certification and qualifications
Description: The City of Nichols Hills is accepting applications
for the position of Police Officer.
CLEET certification preferred but not required.

Salary range $45,836 to $52,617 depending on experience and certification 

  • Must be 21 years of age and a U.S. citizen
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Oklahoma driver’s license
  • Must have a good driving record
  • Must pass an intensive background investigation
  • Must pass a polygraph examination
  • Must pass a MMPI psychological evaluation
  • Must pass a drug screen
  • No felony convictions
  • No domestic abuse related crimes
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays

Benefit package includes:
  • Vacation leave 11 days per year
  • Holiday leave 11days per year 16 days after 7th year 
  • Sick leave
  • Educational degree pay up to $150.00 per month
  • Longevity pay after 2 years
  • Health insurance package
  • City pays 100% of employee health insurance coverage and 65% of family health insurance coverage
  • Employee life insurance
  • Employee dental insurance with optional family coverage
  • HRA and FSA options
  • Uniform allowance of $900 per year
  • Wellness Program
    • Exercise program – points earned may result in partial payment of accrued sick leave up to two sick days which can be paid out each December or held until retirement or separation from the City.
  • Supplemental Compensation varies by year based on surplus from previous fiscal year.
  • Promotion eligible after 3 years to Corporal $53,053 to $64,344