Police Officer

 
Picture of Rogers Police Station

Picture of Rogers Police Station

 

Position Summary

Police Officers work under the general direction of a shift sergeant, or other superior officers, to assure effective and consistent enforcement of rules/regulations, policy/procedures, city ordinances, and all state and federal laws pertaining to operations and activities occurring within the jurisdiction of the City of Rogers. Officers perform law enforcement duties to protect life, property, and the civil rights of all individuals.

Police Officers must investigate accidents and crime; arrest suspects, apply common sense, and assist citizens in emergency situations. General duties include, but are not limited to traffic enforcement, patrol and general law enforcement duties, community relations, crime prevention, record keeping, and accurate report writing.

Wage

$28.03 - $35.76

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum two year college degree in Criminal Justice or related Police Science field

  • First responder certification

  • Must be at least 21 years of age

  • Must meet all state-mandated requirements and local policies such as a physical examination and criminal background check

  • Must have a valid Minnesota Peace Officer License or be eligible to be licensed in the State of Minnesota

  • Must have or be able to attain a valid Minnesota Driver's License or be eligible to be licensed in the State of Minnesota

  • Must be Minnesota P.O.S.T. Board licensed, or eligible to be licensed, by September 30, 2019.

Desirable Training and Experience

  • Experience as a law enforcement officer

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law Enforcement or related field

Closing Date

August 15, 2019

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