Police Officer I and II

Austin, TX
Austin Independent School District
Salary: $21.00-$27.57

Incumbent patrols district property to protect all AISD students, personnel, and visitors from physical harm and to prevent property loss to the District property due to theft or vandalism.


SALARY:   CT9/10: $21.00-27.57/hr


  • Patrol district property for suspicious activity, unauthorized persons on campus, or unauthorized entry after hours; provide "Close Patrols" for AISD locations, as requested.
  • Respond to calls on crimes against person or property in progress, reports of crimes that have already occurred, and intrusion/fire alarms; perform preliminary  investigation at the scene (e.g. gather and preserve evidence, take statements.)
  • Arrest adults/juveniles and book persons into jail or juvenile detention centers for law violations as necessary.
  • Interview suspects, witnesses, and victims on school campuses.
  • Review offense reports before closing out or referring to Court.
  • Complete paperwork associated with duties as necessary (e.g. affidavits for arrest, incident reports, and activity reports.)
  • Provide executive protection; provide transportation to and from pre-designated places for Board Members and District Administrators.
  • Perform duties of Police Dispatcher as required.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned; however, all employees are expected to comply with lawful directives in rare situations driven by need where a team effort is required.

Educational requirements:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D, and graduation from a Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education Approved Academy. Incumbent must posses a license as a peace officer from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcements Standards and Education Agency.

Experience requirements:

  • Police Officer II must have at least two (2) years of full time law enforcement experience.

Desired Skills:


  • Incumbent may spend extended periods of time patrolling and investigating crimes on District property, both in automobiles and on foot.
  • Incumbent may be required to physically restrain parties involved in a conflict. In extreme cases, incumbent may be exposed to violent and/or armed confrontations.
  • Physical fitness tests are required quarterly.
  • This position may involve routine exposure to blood or body fluids.
  • Regular attendance is required for this position.