Current Job Opening  Follow the links below to create your online profile. The City of Papillion does NOT accept unsolicited applications and/or resumes.  Applications will be accepted for POSTED POSITIONS ONLY.  One application per position is required and is not transferable.

  • Entry Level Police Officer Apply Now
  • Seasonal Employment: see below for complete listing and to apply

Returning Applicants: If you have already created an applicant profile, click on "Applicant Portal" in the left menu and log into your profile to apply for any open position.

Current Job Openings - Details

Entry Level Police Officer

  Posting open: February 2 - March 7, 2016

The Papillion Police Department is accepting applications for Entry Level Police Officers for entry level testing.  The testing is to establish an eligibility list for the position of Police Officer.  This list will be used for current and future vacancies.  The current starting salary is $47,579.49.  The City of Papillion offers a competitive benefits package.

• Enforcement of local and state laws
• Response to emergency situations
• Perform criminal investigations
• Ability to operate computers, electronic instruments, motor vehicles, and firearms.

• Must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of hire.
• Must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of hire.
• Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.
• Must possess an Associate’s Degree and/or successful completion of sixty (60) semester credit hours from an accredited college or university, at the time of hire*.
• Must obtain certification from the State of Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center basic course, within a time frame established by the employer.
• Must maintain all certifications as required.
• Must be bondable.

Must be willing to submit to a drug screen, medical exam, background investigation, psychological evaluation, and polygraph test.  Position requirements may be downloaded at on the Human Resources tab.

The written exam is scheduled for Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 6:00 p.m., at Papillion-La Vista High School, 402 E. Centennial Road, Papillion, NE 68046.  Candidates must pay a $35.00 registration fee IN CASH at the exam. Only exact change will be accepted.  If the fee is not paid at this time, you will not be allowed to take the test.

The City of Papillion is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All applications must be completed online at  The personal History Statement should be downloaded, completed, and mailed with all required documents no later than the closing date to:

Human Resources
Papillion City Hall
122 East 3rd St
Papillion, NE. 

Closing date is 5:00 p.m., March 7, 2016


Do you want to make a difference?  Do you want to have fun while you work?
Be a part of the 2016 City of Papillion Parks and Recreation Department Summer Team!


Applications are currently being accepted from December 2015 through March 2016.

Parks Programs

Parks Seasonal Maintenance Laborer:    Responsible for the performance of manual labor in various maintenance activities for city parks, right of ways and athletic fields.  Minimum Requirements:  Must posses a valid driver's license.  Must be bondable.  Must be 18 years of age or older to apply.  Apply Now

Recreation Programs

Recreation Specialists:    Responsible for the preparation of a daily calendar of events and supervision of all program participants including but not limited to Pappy’s Playgrounders Day Camps, Little Kickers Soccer Camps, Baseball/Softball Rookie Camps.
Minimum Requirements:  Must be 16 years of age or older to apply and experience with children or other recreation programs preferred.  Apply Now
Dates:  May 23-August 6
Hourly Rate: $9.00

Papio Bay Aquatic Center

Papio Bay Assistant Manager:  Responsible for assisting the Manager with the daily operations of  Papio Bay Aquatic Center through participating in and supervising pool operations, maintenance, concessions and admissions.  Also responsible for planning, marketing and organizing all special events, programs and outings at the Papio Bay Aquatic Center. An incumbent will be required to work varied hours during the week including evenings and weekends. Apply Now

 Papio Bay Lifeguards:  Responsible for maintaining a safe and orderly pool environment and for attending to swimmers in need of assistance.
Minimum Requirements:  Must be 16 years of age or older at the time of hire, must have American Red Cross basic lifesaving or equivalent certification at the time of hire and must have CPR and first aid certification at the time of hire. Apply Now
Dates:  May 28-September 5
Hourly Rate: $9.27


Papio Bay Park Attendants / Concession Workers:  Responsible for greeting patrons and guests, daily maintenance and upkeep of the facility, accepting payment for use of pool and for distributing food and beverages.
Minimum Requirements:  Must be 16 years of age or older and have a valid driver’s license at the time of hire.  
Apply Now
Dates:  April 1-September 5
Hourly Rate: $9.00

Sumtur Amphitheater
Facility Coordinators:  Responsible for the supervision of facility operations for events including but not limited to event preparation, parking/shuttle bus operations, ticket sales, customer service and gate security.
Minimum Requirements:  Must be 19 years of age or older at the time of hire.  Experience with facility operations and customer service preferred. Apply Now
Dates:  April 15th-October 31st 
Hourly Rate: $11.40

Concessions Attendants:  Responsible for concessions sales, ticket sales and event preparation.
Minimum Requirements:  Must be 19 years of age or older at the time of hire.  Experience with cash register operation and food safety training preferred.