Police Officer 1

Murfreesboro, TN
Middle Tennessee State University

Train and serve as a Police Officer qualified to carry firearms; patrol the campus community, testify in court proceedings, maintain accurate records; operate and maintain law enforcement equipment; enforce university, state and local laws; investigate suspected criminal incidents and respond to emergency situations. Graduate and receive P.O.S.T. certification from a Basic Police Academy in the State of Tennessee. Successfully complete all Field Training Program requirements as indicated by Daily Observation Reports and review by the Training Sergeant.

Closes: 05/13/2021

Salary: $36,000 – $41,228; commensurate with experience


Required Education
High School diploma or High School Equivalency (HSE) required.

Required Related Experience
US citizen, 18 years of age minimum, valid drivers license. Honorable discharge if military experience; must pass a psychological and physical examination administered by a licensed physician at the department’s expense.

Required License/Registration/Certification
Tennessee P.O.S.T. certifiable candidate.

Desirable Related Experience
Two (2) years of discipline free law enforcement related experience and training preferred.

Desirable License/Registration/Certification
Tennessee P.O.S.T. Certification preferred; National Crime Information Center (NCIC) certification preferred.