OPD Hiring Police Officers

The Orrville Police Department seeks applicants to take an exam for the classified position of police officer. Responsibilities are varied and involve the enforcement of state and local laws. Applicants must possess the ability to deal tactfully and firmly with the public, understand and interpret a wide range of local laws, understand and give commands and directions. Pay range: $19.65 to $24.54, after FTO training is completed, plus fringe benefits.

Qualifications: Police Officer Training Requirement: Applicants must possess a HS diploma or equivalent, be certified as a peace officer in Ohio, or certifiable, reside or willing to relocate to a zone of residency within 18 months after hire, be a Citizen of the United States, possess a valid Ohio operator’s license, pass a drug screen, background check, and be able to perform the essential functions of the position. Note: There cannot be more than one year between appointments as a peace officer or since receipt of your initial certification following completion of the academy. Proof of such certification must accompany the application or be submitted by the exam date.

Learn more: http://www.orrville.com/DEPT/PERS/Police%20Officer%20Web%20Page%2003%2008.pdf



This entry was posted in Events. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s