MARYLAND TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION (MTA)
Salary $35,000.00 - $82,068.00 Annually
Location Baltimore City
Job Type Full Time
Department Maryland Transit Administration
Attractive Retirement and Benefits Package Provided
Applications are not accepted online
Salary start at $35,000.00 – upon graduation from the Academy $46,000.00
The Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) is seeking Entry Level Police Officers to join the existing MTA force serving MTA Bus, Metro, Light Rail and MARC Train/Commuter Bus Systems.
This is an intermediate level of law enforcement work at the MTA. These duties will include but are not limited to; enforcing laws, rules and regulations governing the protection of personnel and State property; performing safety and security duties patrolling in automatic transmission motor vehicles or on foot; responding to trespassers and suspicious persons; directing vehicular traffic and enforcing parking regulations; issuing verbal and written warnings or issuing summonses and make arrests; investigating accidents and criminal acts; writing clear and accurate accident and/or unusual incident reports in accordance with agency guidelines; responding to disturbances and emergencies; rendering emergency first aid; transporting suspects in State vehicles; and performing other related duties and participating in additional training as required. This position will care for and bare firearms.
LAW ENFORCEMENT TEST
Most law enforcement agencies require candidates to pass a qualification exam.
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Age/Citizenship: At least 20 ½ years of age and a citizen of the United States
Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a GED certificate recognized by the State of Maryland
Once your application and required documentation is reviewed and
accepted by Human Resources, you will receive written notification for a
scheduled written examination date. You must pass the written examination
in order to move to the next step in the process.
Only candidates who meet all other qualifications may be selected to attend academy.