Job Title:

Capitol Police Officer

Closing Date/Time:

Continuous

Salary:

See Position Description

Job Type:

Full-Time Permanent

Location:

Kanawha County, Charleston, West Virginia

  

 DESCRIPTION

Capitol Police Officer. (Classified-Exempt Employment) 
Salary: Starting Salary $30,000 
Salary Range: $30,000 - $43,992 
Location: Charleston, West Virginia 
Under general supervision, perform full performance level security, patrol, and investigative duties necessary for the effective fulfillment of the Division of Protective Service's mission, policies, goals, and objectives. Provides law enforcement and police work involving the safeguarding of the public, state employees and state property and involving other hazardous, criminal, or unauthorized activities. 
 

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT TEST PREPARATION:
Most law enforcement agencies require candidates to pass a qualification exam.

JobTestPrep offers custom made PrepPacks
™ to help you prepare for your upcoming exam.

Start practicing for your Law enforcement test here! These guides will help you pass the exam and outperform your competition.

Practice now >>

 

 

Capitol Police Officers have the same law enforcement authority as the State Police. The director and designated members shall have said powers throughout the state relating to offenses and activities occurring on any property owned, leased or operated by the State of West Virginia when undertaken at the request of the agency occupying the property. Examples of duties: Perform all law enforcement efforts, investigation of complaints and accidents, patrols the Capitol Complex and other state facilities, and operates Directed Public Access Points.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates must be 21 years of age and must have successfully completed the professional training required for police officers at the West Virginia State Police Academy. Applicant's WV Law Enforcement certification must be in current status at time of application. 

 

APPLY NOW FOR JOB