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Police Officer & Certified School Resource Officer

Category: Public Safety
Description:
THE TOWN OF BEAUFORT IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITIONS OF FULL TIME POLICE OFFICERS AND CERTIFIED SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS (SRO). THE POLICE DEPARTMENT EMBRACES THE CONCEPT OF COMMUNITY POLICING WHILE PROVIDING POLICE SERVICES TO INCLUDE TRAFFIC AND CRIMINAL LAW ENFORCEMENT, EMERGENCY RESPONSE, INVESTIGATIONS, AND SPECIAL EVENTS. THE TOWN OF BEAUFORT OFFERS A COMPETITIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE INCLUDING MEDICAL, DENTAL, VISION, 5% 401K CONTRIBUTION, OPTIONAL 457B SUPPLEMENTAL RETIREMENT, FREE GYM MEMBERSHIP, AND A TAKE-HOME VEHICLE. CANDIDATES MUST COMPLETE AN EXTENSIVE TWO-TO-FOUR-WEEK PRE-HIRE PROCESS THAT WILL INCLUDE A COMPREHENSIVE BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, MEDICAL EXAMINATION, POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION, PSYCHOLOGICAL EXAMINATION, EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE TESTING, AND THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF NORTH CAROLINA’S POLICE OFFICERS PHYSICAL ABILITIES TEST (POPAT). THE SELECTED CANDIDATES WILL ALSO HAVE TO COMPLETE THE DEPARTMENT’S ORIENTATION AND FIELD TRAINING PROGRAM PRIOR TO PERMANENT ASSIGNMENT. ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ELIGIBLE FOR IMMEDIATE CERTIFICATION WITH N.C. CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION & TRAINING STANDARDS COMMISSION OR ELIGIBLE FOR LATERAL TRANSFER IF APPLYING FROM ANOTHER AGENCY IN NORTH CAROLINA OR OUT OF STATE TRANSFER. SRO APPLICANTS MUST BE A CERTIFIED SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER WITH AT LEAST ONE YEAR EXPERIENCE IN THAT ROLE. ALL APPLICANTS MUST POSSESS A VALID NORTH CAROLINA DRIVER’S LICENSE AT THE TIME OF APPOINTMENT. APPLICANTS WITH PREVIOUS LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERIENCE, ADVANCED EDUCATION OR ADVANCED TRAINING IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE OR RELATED FIELD ARE PREFERRED. TO APPLY GO TO HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENTJOBS.COM/CAREERS/BEAUFORTNC/ THE TOWN OF BEAUFORT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.
Employer: Town of Beaufort
Expires: 8/13/2022
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