Police Officer: (Full-Time)
Pay rate: $17.72/hour + annual certification pay. (Intermediate $1,000 / Advanced $1,200 / Master $1,400) After successful completion of one year orientation period pay will be changed to: $20.60 /hour + certification pay.
Police Officers are responsible for performing a variety of duties related to the protection of life and property, enforcement of criminal and traffic law and city ordinances, prevention of crime, preservation of the public peace, apprehension of criminals and calls for service. Included in the duties above are patrolling, investigation, traffic regulation, community relations and other law enforcement activities. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent supplemented by a two-year community college degree or vocational school training in police science, law enforcement, criminal justice administration, public administration, or a related field. Successful completion of State Basic Training Academy and must be TCOLE Certified Twenty-four (24) months of full time paid service as a sworn police officer in a civilian governmental jurisdiction.
Please refer to the position description for complete job details and requirements.
This position is open until filled.