Police Officer 1st Class

POSITION: Police Officer 1st Class
DATE POSTED: July 28, 2017
DATE CLOSED: September 4, 2017
WAGES:  $2,141.19 Bi-weekly
HOURS: Shifts vary
DEFINITION: The City of Mishawaka is currently accepting applications for the Police Department. This entry-level sworn officer will provide protection for and service law enforcement and respond to emergency situations for the Mishawaka community. It may be necessary for this employee to work long periods of time requiring sustained physical activity and intense concentration, face life or death decisions in emergency conditions, use self-defense techniques, equipment and body armor and face possible exposure to infectious agents. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Shift Captain.
  1. Good communication skills
  2. Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  3. Ability to identify and interview victims, suspects and witnesses and record responses and observations
  4. Ability to pass physical/mental examinations and maintain personal physical fitness
  1. Valid driver’s license
  2. Successful completion of all testing requirements
  3. Successful completion of Law Enforcement Academy
Additional information regarding this opportunity is available via this link.
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Police Officer 1st Class.pdf
Full Job Description

Mishawaka Police Application.pdf

NOTE:  Application and $25 testing fee are due September 4, 2017; testing is on September 23, 2017.

Resumes/applications may be submitted via email, fax, regular mail, or in person to:
Mail: Human Resources
City of Mishawaka
600 East Third St
Mishawaka, Indiana  46544
Fax: (574) 254-0197
Email: humanresources@mishawaka.in.gov
Please be sure to indicate the position you are applying for in your cover letter and resume.

The City of Mishawaka is an Equal Opportunity Employer