Job Opening: Police Chief or Police Officer

The City of Plainview, population 1,282 in rural Northeast Nebraska is accepting applications for the position of Police Chief or Police Officer.

Cover letter, resume and 3 references will be accepted at: P.O. Box 757 Plainview, Nebraska 68769.  Attention: Jeremy Tarr, City Administrator.  

Application forms are available online at: or in person at The City of Plainview office located at: 205 W. Locust Ave Plainview, NE 68769 between the hours of 8am and 5pm.  Position open until filled.


Requirements: Must be a US citizen, at least 21 years of age, must have a high school diploma or GED, be of good moral character with no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions, a valid driver’s license, in good physical condition and must be willing to work a schedule that includes some weekends and holidays. Nebraska Law Enforcement Certification is preferred. Applicants must be able to meet the NLETC qualifications for certification and pass a background check.


Compensation: Competitive salary dependent on qualifications with excellent benefits.


The City of Plainview is an equal opportunity employer.


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209 West Locust
PO Box 757
Plainview, NE 68769-0757

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