Police Officer

Crestwood, MO
Crestwood Police Department

$57,000 – $ 76,000 (DOE)

The City of Crestwood Missouri is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of police officer. This entry level position requires the officer to work various duty hours. Traditional law enforcement duties include but are not limited to preventive patrol operations, traffic investigation and enforcement, criminal investigations and traditional service related calls of a peace officer.

Candidates are required to have 800 level P.O.S.T. certification or attending a qualified P.O.S.T. certified police academy class scheduled to graduate during this hiring period. An Associate of Science or Associate of Arts Degree is preferred but commensurate experience may be substituted for the degree requirement. U.S. Armed Forces service with Honorable Discharge may be substituted for the above stated college requirement. Applicants will be required to take a written examination and be able to pass a background examination. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license. The successful candidate is required to submit to psychological testing and a physical examination.