Police Officer 2-A

Kenner, LA
State of Louisiana East Jefferson Levee District Department

$2,697.00 – $4,786.00 Monthly

2/14/2023 11:59 PM Central

Function of Work:

To provide a full range of police services by enforcing state, federal, and local laws and campus regulations through active foot patrols and mobile patrols.

Examples of Work

  • Protects lives and property through active foot patrols and mobile patrols, enforcing laws, and investigating crimes.
  • Provides first aid and emergency services.
  • Investigates accidents, enforces parking and traffic regulations, and campus regulations.
  • Conducts crime prevention and security programs, guard service, and directs traffic.
  • Maintains logs of radio, telephone, and teletype activities and monitors alarm systems and other police radio frequencies.
  • Operates police network computers and dispatches police officers in response to calls.


One year of experience in law enforcement work.

College training will substitute for the required experience on the basis of thirty semester hours for the year of experience.

Must have eighteenth birthday at time of application.

An applicant who has been convicted of a felony or who is under indictment on a felony charge will be disqualified until relief from the disabilities imposed by state and federal laws is granted.

May be required to possess a valid Louisiana driver’s license at time of appointment.

May be required to complete a Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) course.

For some positions, evidence of POST certification must be submitted at the time of the application.

May be required to qualify annually with a firearm.

For some positions, applicant must be eligible for bond.