Status: Hourly, Full-Time, Benefits
Hours: Shift work and shift rotations
The following information is to be retained by the applicant and not returned with the completed application.
The work of a commissioned police officer involves responsibility for the protection of life and property, prevention of crime, apprehension of criminals and the general enforcement of laws and ordinances. Duties normally consist of routine patrol, preliminary investigation and traffic regulation.
Police officers also may be assigned duties as investigators, court security officers, crime prevention officers, accident investigators, firearms instructors, hostage negotiators, dog handlers, special response teams or other related duties. Work involves an element of personal danger. The employee must be able to exercise sound independent judgment under stress. Assignments may include work on special tasks which call upon specialized abilities and knowledge possessed by the officer. Work assignments can be general or specific and instructions are received from a supervisor who reviews work methods and results through reports, personal inspection and discussion.
Starting Full-Time Pay Rates:
Non-certified = $13.95/hour
Newly Certified = $15.39/hour
Experienced and Current Certified = Training and experience will be evaluated to determine salary
Part-Time Certified Pay Rate (not Reserves) = $13.00/hour