Police Officer (Testing for future hiring)

Blackfoot, ID
Blackfoot Police Department

Closes On: September 30, 2022 at 11:59 PM MST

Rate of Pay: 21.46 – 29.61

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Under general supervision, enforces all federal, state laws and local ordinances relating to public safety & welfare

Performs all duties in compliance with applicable policies, procedures, law, regulations and standards of safety

Works independently under stressful, high-risk conditions

Performs routine patrol duties, including but not limit to, patrolling assigned areas, responding to emergency calls and/or public calls for assistance, investigating criminal incidents, apprehending and arresting suspects & violent persons, securing crime scenes, issuing traffic citations/summonses, seizing property and/or criminal evidence, maintaining public order, interrogating suspects, transporting prisoners and mental patients, responding to fire calls, as well as other related duties as required

REQUIREMENTS

AGE REQUIREMENT – Must be at least 21 years old
EDUCATION – High school diploma or GED equivalency required; and Idaho POST Certified or Peace Officer Certificate from another State
DRIVER’S LICENSE – Applicants must have a valid/current driver’s license