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Patrol Officer


Public Safety




The Troutman Police Department is accepting applications for a Patrol Officer. Hiring Range: $35,412.00 - $ 39,662.00 (Plus Holiday Pay). Salary within hiring range will be determined based on starting pay, verifiable work experience, qualifications, college degree and CJ Standards Certificates. The Town of Troutman offers an attractive benefit package consisting of medical, dental, vision, 401K with a 5% contribution, local government retirement, and supplemental benefits and take home vehicle. Applications open until filled. General Statement of Duties: This position performs protective service work enforcing laws, investigating criminal activity, ensuring safety of public, collecting evidence, testifying in court, maintaining files and records, preparing reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Required Experience and Training:  Graduation from High School and successful completion of a course in Basic Law Enforcement Training certified by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission; prior law enforcement experience is preferred. For consideration, complete a Resume, Employment Application, CJ Standards F-3, and Authorization for Release of Personal Information. You may apply in the following ways: under Town Services, Employment, download required paperwork from our website then scan and email paperwork to, mail required paperwork to PO Box 26, Troutman, NC 28166, Attention Human Resources or fax to (704) 508-3002. The Town of Troutman and the Troutman Police Department are equal opportunity employers. Any questions please call the Town of Troutman (704) 528-7600. Position Closes September 20, 2017.