Police Officer

Tequesta, FL
Tequesta Police Department

Compensation: $56,520

The Village is currently accepting applications for full-time Police Officer. This position protects life and property, enforces federal, state and local laws, investigates criminal activity and responds to emergency/non-emergency situations.

  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by completion of basic police officer training academy
  • Have U.S. citizenship
  • Be able to pass a medical examination
  • Be able to pass a thorough background check
  • Possess a valid Florida driver’s license or be able to obtain one prior to employment

Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to perform work requiring little supervision
  • Good physical condition
  • Sound conflict resolution skills
  • Sound oral and written communication skills
  • Technical competence with computers

Applicants who have not completed Florida basic police officer academy training will not be considered and neither will applications without the fully completed package.