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Police Officer

City of Roswell

Posted: Oct. 8, 2018

End Date: Nov. 8, 2018

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The purpose of this classification is to protect lives, property and rights of the public; enforce statutory law and municipal ordinances, respond to emergency/non-emergency situations, and investigate criminal activity. Position may also perform tasks relating to a special function or division as assigned.

Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Must satisfy requirements stated in the Official Code of Georgia, Annotated (OCGA) 35-8-8. Must successfully complete a Peace Officer Basic training course, certified by the Georgia Peace Officer’s Standards and Training Council, as stated in OCGA 35-8-9. In addition, must successfully complete the Roswell Police Department Field Training Academy; the Field Training Office (FTO) assign must pass a medical/drug screen and pass an eye exam with a visual acuity of not greater than 20/100 uncorrected and 20/20 corrected.. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license. Positions will be determined upon successful completion of selection process determined by the Chief of Police or his or her designee.

Must complete a course of study prescribed for this position as outlined in the Career Development Plan.

This position also has a Lateral Entry Component.