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Federal Reserve System Law Enforcement Officer in Denver, Colorado


Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Facilitates and provides general oversight and direction for the day-to-day activities of the Law Enforcement Department. In the absence of a supervisor, assumes responsibility for and leads shift operation or specialized area. Ensures FRLEOs are properly equipped, trained, and fulfilling their duties in compliance with organization's policies. Completes required department reports, reviews reports prepared by FRLEOs, and provides administrative assistance to supervision.

Law Enforcement Officer Salary Range: $33,300-$51,400

  • Typically requires 0-1 year of relevant experience based on the position level.

  • High school education or GED

  • Protects and safeguards personnel, property, assets, and operations, remaining alert for potential security, property, or safety concerns and initiates the appropriate actions.

  • Responds to disturbances and unusual, emergency, or other rapidly evolving events/situations, including potentially life-threatening situations. Uses the appropriate degree of physical force and/or weaponry as situation dictates and makes critical decisions at the scene prior to the arrival of more senior officers. Prepares detailed incident reports.

  • Controls access to the Bank and high security areas, including inspecting individuals, their property, and/or vehicles.

  • Performs interior and exterior security patrols and checks.

  • Operates and monitors Bank Law Enforcement and life safety systems and equipment, including but not limited to the closed circuit television system, integrated access control and Law Enforcement alarm systems, x-ray machine and metal detectors, biometric readers, radio system, fire system, public address system, and fire extinguishers.

  • May perform rotational roles such as Canine Trainer, Instructor, Field Officer Trainer, etc.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Incumbent must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless the Bank grants an accommodation based on a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

This position requires successful completion of a background check, psychological examination, and agility, physical, and drug screening. These screenings would be initiated at the time of offer acceptance and must be successfully completed prior to your Start Date.

Continued employment after your Start Date is contingent upon successful completion of ongoing training including, but not limited to: Basic Law Enforcement Training Course (BLEC), New Officer Field Training Program (FTO), in-service law enforcement training, weapons qualifications, triennial background fingerprint based check, drug screening and successfully maintaining Federal Reserve Law Enforcement Certification.

Certain eligibility requirements apply.

We offer benefits that go beyond the basics, featuring:

  • Market-leading Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • 401k/Thrift Plan

  • Pension Plan

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Life Insurance

  • Vacation & Personal Time

  • Paid Holidays

  • Parental Leave

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Onsite Fitness Center

  • Onsite Cafeteria

  • Additional Convenience Benefits, Discounts and More…

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Full Time / Part Time

Full time

Regular / Temporary


Job Exempt (Yes / No)


Job Category

Law Enforcement/Protection/Security

Work Shift

First (United States of America)

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