Police Officer

Omaha, NE
Omaha Police Department

**This posting is for those who do currently not have valid law enforcement certification in Nebraska or any other state.

Pay Range: $51,875.20 with step increases to $90,979.20/Annually

Nature of Work: This is general police work that involves enforcement of all ordinances, statutes and laws in accordance with Police Department policies and procedures. This may include crime prevention, investigation and detection, protection of life and property, traffic control and maintaining law and order in the community.

Education and Experience: (The knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through, but are not limited to, the following combination of education and/or experience.)

High school graduate or equivalent. Citizen of the United States prior to completion of certification training. Twenty-one years of age prior to completion of the training program. Valid motor vehicle operators or chauffeurs license. Good character as determined by background investigation to include but not limited to the following: Has not been convicted (or has been pardoned) of a crime punishable by imprisonment in a penitentiary for a term of one year or more, including convictions of Class 1 Misdemeanors. Has not been convicted of driving while intoxicated or under the influence in the two years immediately preceding admission. Has not received a punitive discharge from the United States Armed Forces.