Full-Time School Resource Officer

Batavia, OH
Bactavia Police Department

The Batavia Police Department is growing and hiring for the position of full time Police Officer.

We currently have an immediate opening for a full-time road patrol officer.

Road patrol officers works 12-hour shifts with rotating 3-day weekends off.
23.00 per hour starting pay.
13 paid holidays per year.
Two weeks’ vacation upon completing the 6-month probationary period.
Excellent benefits, Health, Dental, Life Insurance, All uniforms and equipment provided. Flexible uniform policy. Personally assigned patrol car.

Applicants must:

  • Have a valid driver’s license.
  • Be certified as a Peace Officer through OPOTA.
  • Pass a thorough background investigation.

Minimum Qualifications Include:

  • An acceptable driving record.
  • High school Diploma or equivalent.
  • United States Citizen.
  • Criminal record free of felony convictions or other crimes of aggression, violence, or moral turpitude.
  • Basic Ohio Police Officer Training Academy with OPOTA certification at time of appointment required.
  • Individuals currently enrolled in OPOTA Basic Police Officer Academy are accepted for both full and part-time positions.
  • Favorable employment history.
  • No felony convictions.
  • Working knowledge of computers, ability to learn and efficiently use Department reporting system.