Police Officer Trainee

Description :

Applicants must be 21 years of age; eligible to work in the U.S.; high school graduate or equivalent; in good physical condition and possess a valid driver's license.  Applicants having a felony conviction or having a Domestic Violence conviction cannot be considered as directed by Kentucky State Statute.  Comprehensive testing, including stamina and agility, written, psychological, polygraph and physical will be administered.  Physical agility/written assessment has been tentatively scheduled for  Saturday, August 24, 2019 and applicants will be notified of location/time of event after job advertisement deadline. 

An extensive background investigation will be performed.  Copies of birth certificate, social security card, driver's license, high school diploma or GED, separation from military service form DD214 (Member-4 copy), if applicable, will be requested for submission at a later date.  

Excellent benefits include health, dental, vision, & life insurance. 15 vacation days, 12 sick days, and 8 floating holidays per year are offered.  Upon completion of training, shift schedule rotates days/evening shifts with 4 day/ten hour shifts per work week with every other weekend off and vehicle take home policy offered. Federal student loan repayment program available for eligible employees.

Salary : $36,729 Starting Salary (After completion of training $41,650 Salary + $4,000 State Incentive)

Contact :

Applications are available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, Hopkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Wednesday, August 2, 2019.

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline for Applying : Aug 2, 2019 04:00 PM