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Police Officer Needed

January 27, 2020

Police Officer
Lithonia
Posted: Jan. 23, 2020
End Date: Until Filled

CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER

Seeking a GA POST certified law enforcement officer to join its agency and be a part of the community.

BRIEF SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
This is general law enforcement work responsible for serving the community, protecting life and property and enforcing laws and ordinances. Work involves routine patrol in assigned area, responding to emergency and non-emergency calls for service, alarms, and citizen complaints. Duties include traffic enforcement, preliminary criminal investigations, serving warrants, making arrests, and other similar type assignments. Work requires independent judgment and discretion in difficult or unusual situations. Work involves an element of personal danger. Work is performed under the general supervision of a shift supervisor who reviews work performance.

BENEFITS:
Take home car program (after completion of Field Training Program)
Excellent insurance benefits for individual and family (Health, Dental and Vision plans)
12-hour patrol shifts
All required approved equipment provided

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Age 21 or older
High School Diploma or State-Issued GED; some college preferred
Georgia P.O.S.T. Certified or Graduate of a Georgia Law Enforcement Academy is required;
In good standing with GA P.O.S.T.
Georgia Driver’s License within 30 days of hire
Be physically and mentally able to perform the essential job functions as listed in the Job Description

BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION:
A rigid and thorough personal, work experience, and qualification background investigation is required, which includes: medical exam, drug screening test, verification of all credentials and qualifications (personal references, previous employment, POST status, education, training, etc.), and interviews.

 

Please email resumes to Captain Minafee: Tamesha.Minafee@lithoniacity.org

Accepting applications until position is filled.

Last modified: January 27, 2020

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