Police Officer

Sioux Falls, SD
Veterans Health Administration

Closing date
12/15/2022 to 03/15/2023

Salary
$36,118 – $52,341 per year

Pay scale & grade
GS 5 – 6

Summary
This position will serve as a Police Officer at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center in South Dakota. The Police Officer will perform a full range of police duties by following and executing rules, regulations, or procedures covering law and rules enforcement, physical and personal security operations, patrol duties, control desk duty, coordination with local courts, and/or crime prevention activities for the local jurisdiction.

Major duties include but are not limited to:

  • Protects the civil rights of all individuals on VA controlled property
  • Prevents, detect and investigate crimes
  • Patrols assigned areas on foot or by motor vehicle
  • Subdues persons causing disturbance or who threaten harm to themselves or others
  • Follows rules/procedures concerning search and seizure of evidence and contraband
  • Obtains search and arrest warrants
  • Arrests violators
  • Provides basic first aid and CPR prior to arrival of emergency medical personnel
  • Prepares report of activities and events that occurred during shift
  • Performs traffic control
  • Assists citizens in emergency situations

Conditions of Employment

  • You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this job
  • Subject to a background/suitability investigation
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
  • May serve a probationary period
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • A complete application package; Resume, Transcripts, etc
  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process