POLICE OFFICER, CERTIFIED
$64,213.73 | STEP 1
OPEN UNTIL FILLEDSummary: Performs responsible law enforcement functions as assigned, including enforcing federal and state laws and local ordinances.Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or GED (college degree preferred); preferably supplemented by two or more years’ progressively responsible experience in a police department; or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience. Must have Florida Police Officer certification. Required to have and maintain a valid Florida driver’s license.

Please be advised that you must fill out the Police Employment Application (found on website). No applications will be accepted without the listed documentation below.

Results of the following tests administered by the Broward County Criminal Justice Institute – Phone Number (954) 201-6931:

The Criminal Justice (CJ) Testing Center at Broward College’s Institute of Public Safety is on the Davie Campus located at 3501 Davie Road in Building 21.

STATE OF FLORIDA CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICERS:
1. Passing physical agility test (valid for 6 months)
2. Passing swim test (valid for life)
3. Copy of Birth Certificate or other proof of Birth and U.S. Citizenship
4. Copy of High School Diploma or G.E.D.
5. Original Driver’s License
6. Original DD-214 Form, if applicable
7. Copy of FDLE – Florida Dept of Law Enforcement or EOC evaluation

Skills & Abilities: Excellent customer service, ability to remain calm during critical incidents, multi-tasker, team player, organized, detailed, punctual, must be able to deal professionally with residents, co-workers, and Town officials.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please include your cover letter, resume, completed application, and documentation (#1 – #7) as listed above. Applications should be delivered to Human Resources Department in a sealed envelope, with your name on it, marked “Police Officer, Certified”.