Employment Opportunities  >>  Public Safety

Police Officer

Alpharetta Department of Public Safety

Posted: Feb. 1, 2018

End Date: Feb. 23, 2018


Thank you for your interest in becoming an Alpharetta Police Officer. We will be accepting applications through February 23rd, 2018 at 4:00 pm for the Police Officer Position.  Our selection process will include the following:
 

  • Pre-Selection Questionnaire

  • City of Alpharetta Application and Background Packet

  • Physical Performance Evaluation
  • Interview Panel
  • Polygraph Examination
  • Interview with the Chief
The hiring process will generally take between 3 - 4 months to complete.


MINIMUM TRAINING AND QUALIFICATIONS 
  • Must be a citizen of the United States
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must possess (or be eligible to possess) and maintain a valid Georgia drivers license.

IF YOU DO NOT MEET THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS YOU WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THE TESTING PROCESS.


JOB DESCRIPTION 

Under general direction of a Police Lieutenant or other supervisory/management staff, performs 
a variety of duties related to the protection of public health, safety, and welfare and the 
enforcement of applicable federal, state, and local laws; provides traffic enforcement and 
control; and carries out special assignments in a particular phase of police work. 

 
SALARY: Police Officer Certified- $40,425 - $72,770 Depending on qualifications and experience.

The City of Alpharetta Public Safety Department will be accepting applications for the purpose of filling openings within the Public Safety Department for the position of Police Officer. Interested persons should submit an application (found on the City website, www.alpharetta.ga.us, in the Public Safety recruitment tab) or send to the Alpharetta Public Safety Department, Office of Professional Standards, 2565 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30009. Accepted applications will be followed by a written test and an oral board. Applicants will be notified via e-mail regarding the testing. Equal Opportunity Employer

We will be accepting applications until February 23rd, 2018.