Police Officer

Henrico, VA
County of Henrico Police Division

Minimum Salary $57,646

Closing Date: This position closes on October 9, 2023.

General Statement of Duties
Performs law enforcement duties in an assigned area during a specific period; assists in investigations of criminal offenses and in the apprehension of criminals; does related work as required.

Essential Duties
If you are eager to become a part of an internationally accredited law enforcement agency whose mission is to enhance the quality of life in Henrico County through innovative crime prevention strategies and partnerships, the Police Officer position may be the start of a fantastic career for you.

Job duties include ability to be courteous yet firm with the public and to be alert; ability to use discretion and good judgment; ability to understand and to carry out complex oral and written instructions; ability to drive an automobile; ability to learn how to use firearms; good powers of observation and memory; excellent moral character; physical condition that permits the activities necessary in and inherent to the police officer profession; good written communication skills to properly prepare accurate case-related paperwork and render accurate paperwork related to all job assignment activities; and good oral communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations.

Minimum Qualifications
Graduation from high school; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.