Police Officer

Highland Beach, FL
Highland Beach Police Department

Salary: $70,000.00 – $95,260.00 Annually.

Closing Date: 2/16/2025.

Position Summary:

The protection of life and property through the enforcement of all federal, state, county and local laws, unless otherwise provided in the statutes and ordinances, under the general supervision of the Chief of Police, Major and Police Sergeant.

Essential Functions:

  • Protection of life and property.
  • Preservation of the public peace.
  • Responding to all requests for police services.
  • Available to respond to work during emergencies or natural disasters.
  • 24 hour patrol coverage of the community.
  • Prompt notification to town officials or other departments of any circumstance that may require their attention.
  • Enforcement of all criminal laws and town ordinances.
  • Apprehension and prosecution of violators of law.
  • Enforcement of traffic violations – both moving and parking.
  • Preparation of administrative reports relative to duties performed.
  • Collection and preservation of all evidence.
  • Investigation of motor vehicle accidents.


  • Certification by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
  • Law Enforcement experience preferred.
  • College Degree preferred.
  • Valid Florida Drivers License.
  • Ability to pass FBI and FDLE Fingerprint Check and background investigation.
  • Ability to pass drug screen test and medical examination.