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Certified Police Officer

Tyrone Police Department

Posted: Apr. 11, 2018

End Date: Jun. 30, 2018


The Tyrone Police Department is seeking current Georgia POST Certified candiates for police officer positions. Come and be a part of the team that gets Tyrone, Georgia regularly listed as one of Georgia's Top 10 Safest cities!

Salary minimum is $37,437.40 per year; Maximum is negotiable dependning on experience and qualifications.

Benefits Include:
-Health, dental & vision insurance
-Life insurance
-Paid retirement plan
-457 Deferred Comp Plan (Optional)
-Sick Leave
-Paid Vacation
-Paid Holidays
-12 Hour Shifts
-Advanced Training Opportunities
-Take home vehicles
-Uniform Allowance

Issued equipment includes (not limited to): body armor, active shooter kit (hard body armor, ballistic helmet), AR15 (upon completion of training), shotgun, taser, laptop, body camera, and take home car.

Minimum Requirements:
-Must be GA POST Certified
-Must be at least 21 years of age
-Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency
-Must have a clean criminal history
-Must have a clean MVR
-Must have an Honorable Discharge if prior military

Hiring Process Includes: 
-Comprehensive background investigation
-Oral interview board
-Physical agility assessment
-Polygraph
-Medical exam and drug screen
-Psychological evaluation

An application and job description may be obtained online at www.tyronepd.org/employment.

Applications must be submitted in person or via mail to:

Tyrone Police Department
945 Senoia Road
Tyrone, GA 30290

This position will be considered open until filled.

The Town of Tyrone is an Equal Opportunity Employer.