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  • Employer: City of Staunton
  • Type of Position: Full-Time Job
  • Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security
  • Location: Staunton, VA
  • Salary Range: $32,686-$36,492 DOQ/E

Police Officer

Join a first-class department and make a difference in a thriving community. The City of Staunton Police Department is seeking candidates for the position of Police Officer. This position is responsible for public safety, law enforcement, crime prevention, traffic control, and accident investigation. Position requires HS diploma/GED, excellent verbal and written communication skills, customer service, and the ability to analyze situations and adopt an effective course of action through thoughtful decision making. Hiring process can take approximately four to eight weeks and requires successful completion of employment application, written test, interview, background investigation, psychological evaluation, fitness test and pre-employment physical. Applicants that have applied in the past may apply again unless ineligible to hold DCJS law enforcement certification. A written test is scheduled for Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at the Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy, 3045 Lee Highway, Mt. Sidney VA 24486. In order to be considered, one must reserve a spot for the test by calling (540) 332-3826 AND complete a City of Staunton employment application online at www.staunton.va.us by October 22, 2013. Interested individuals who hold current certification as a Police Officer through the Commonwealth of VA are exempt from the written test but must submit a completed employment application with a copy of certifications by October 22, 2013 and will be required to successfully complete all other aspects of the hiring process. Hiring range annual salary: $32,686 – $36,492 DOQ/E (+) excellent benefits. EOE

Required Education and Experience:

To Apply:

. Hiring process can take approximately four to eight weeks and requires successful completion of employment application, written test, interview, background investigation, psychological evaluation, fitness test and pre-employment physical. Applicants that have applied in the past may apply again unless ineligible to hold DCJS law enforcement certification. A written test is scheduled for Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at the Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy, 3045 Lee Highway, Mt. Sidney VA 24486. In order to be considered, one must reserve a spot for the test by calling (540) 332-3826 AND complete a City of Staunton employment application online at www.staunton.va.us by October 22, 2013. Interested individuals who hold current certification as a Police Officer through the Commonwealth of VA are exempt from the written test but must submit a completed employment application with a copy of certifications by October 22, 2013 and will be required to successfully complete all other aspects of the hiring process.

Contact Information:

Josh Didawick

(540) 332-3826
fax:
didawickja@ci.staunton.va.us