Employment Opportunities  >>  Public Safety

Police Officer

City of Waycross

Posted: Aug. 23, 2018

End Date: Oct. 23, 2018

The City of Waycross is seeking a Police Officer. This position is responsible for the enforcement of federal, state, and local laws and the protection of life and property.


Minimum Requirements:  Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent; no experience requirements; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; ability to meet current requirements set forth by the Police Standards and Training Council for the State of Georgia; be at least 21 years of age; have a high school diploma (or GED equivalent); be able to pass a pre-employment physical, MVR, criminal background check, and drug screen.

Benefits: Comprehensive benefit package to include: take home vehicle, extra pay for specialized assignments (SWAT, etc.), excellent retirement plan.


Starting Salary Range: $29,962.40 - $32,176.04 (based on experience and certification)

For more information, please visit our website at www.waycrossga.com.

Click on ‘City Employment Opportunities’

City of Waycross

417 Pendleton Street

HR Department, 2nd floor

Waycross, GA 31502-0099

Equal Opportunity Employer – Drug Free Workplace