Klamath Falls Police Department


Employment Opportunities

We are currently hiring!


The City of Klamath Falls Police Department is accepting applications for Police Officer. This position is responsible for patrol and investigative law enforcement activities. With a starting salary of $4,684/month, plus an excellent benefits package and a professional work environment, this position is extremely competitive.  The City of Klamath Falls is a great place to work! 

Required: Be a citizen of the United States or a nonimmigrant legally admitted to the United States under a Compact of Free Association within 18 months of hire date, minimum age 21, high school diploma or GED, and a valid Oregon Driver’s License. A bachelor’s degree, law enforcement experience and/or military experience is preferred. Reserve or lateral transfer preferred. Job offers for this position are contingent on the individual passing a pre- employment drug screen, background investigation, psychological exam, and DPSST fitness and written tests.   

Please go to www.klamathfalls.city for full job description and application. Applications must be submitted to City of Klamath Falls Human Resources and may be delivered one of the following ways: physical address: 226 S. 5th St. Klamath Falls, OR, 97601; mail: PO Box 237, Klamath Falls, OR, 97601; email:
tthompson@klamathfalls.city ; or fax: 541-883-5395. Human Resources may be contacted at 541-883-5317.

Applications will be accepted through February 27, 2018. Testing is scheduled March 9 and 10, 2018 for successful applicants. Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). 


To serve our community with courage and integrity while protecting the rights of all individuals. To maintain an innovative, visionary workforce, dedicated to working with our community to enhance public safety through education, prevention and enforcement. 

"Policing with Purpose"



Policing with Purpose
Policing with Purpose