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Thanks for your interest in working for the UK Police Department! We pride ourselves in recruiting best-in-class employees to serve our community. Below are positions for which we are currently hiring.

Police

Police Officer

University of Kentucky Police Officers are responsible for providing the University community with a safe and secure environment in which to work, live and learn. The major job responsibilities of the University of Kentucky Police Officer include patrol and investigations, public relations and service, community oriented policing, professional development and training, and report writing.

Questions? Email JoinUKPD@uky.edu

Lateral Police Officer

Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of the UKPD team! Please email Keisha Humphries to inquire about more information. 

Keisha Humphries, MS HR Liaison | University of Kentucky Police Department

305 Euclid Avenue | Lexington, KY 40506-0023 859-218-5347 | keisha.dawson@uky.edu | www.uky.edu/police

Part-Time Officer

Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of the UKPD team! Please email Keisha Humphries to inquire about more information. 

Keisha Humphries, MS HR Liaison | University of Kentucky Police Department

305 Euclid Avenue | Lexington, KY 40506-0023 859-218-5347 | keisha.dawson@uky.edu | www.uky.edu/police

UKPD Health Care Police Officer

Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of the UKPD team! Please email Keisha Humphries to inquire about more information. 

Keisha Humphries, MS HR Liaison | University of Kentucky Police Department

305 Euclid Avenue | Lexington, KY 40506-0023 859-218-5347 | keisha.dawson@uky.edu | www.uky.edu/police

Health Care Security

UKPD Health Care Security Officer

Security Officers maintain a safe and secure environment at University of Kentucky’s HealthCare facilities’ by protecting guests, visitors, staff, and property. The major job responsibilities of the University of Kentucky Security Officer include performing patrol and sitting posts, providing customer service, completing reports and forms, and attending trainings.

Apply Here: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/445717

Wildcard Specialist

Wildcard Specialist

Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of the UKPD team! Please email Keisha Humphries to inquire about more information. 

Keisha Humphries, MS HR Liaison | University of Kentucky Police Department

305 Euclid Avenue | Lexington, KY 40506-0023 859-218-5347 | keisha.dawson@uky.edu | www.uky.edu/police

Communications Officer

Police Dispatcher

Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of the UKPD team! Please email Keisha Humphries to inquire about more information. 

Keisha Humphries, MS HR Liaison | University of Kentucky Police Department

305 Euclid Avenue | Lexington, KY 40506-0023 859-218-5347 | keisha.dawson@uky.edu | www.uky.edu/police

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