Police Officer (Lateral)

Hartford, CT
City of Hartford Police Department

Salary
$61,123.40 – $87,238.84 Annually

Closing
10/17/2022 5:00 PM Eastern

Description
Vacancies are in the Police Department. Under supervision, performs law enforcement duties involving the protection of life and property, the prevention of crime and the apprehension of crime suspects. Performs public service duties involving non-criminal calls for service, the preservation of peace and working with the community. Works 40 hours per week on a shift rotation schedule involving weekends and holidays. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications

Open to all applicants who are P.O.S.T. Certified by the State of Connecticut (Lateral Entry Candidates) who meet the following qualifications:

Have been employed as a Certified Police Officer in the State of Connecticut for a minimum of two (2) years at the time of application AND have not had more than three (3) years of separation from a law enforcement unit at the date of hire.

P.O.S.T. CERTIFICATION: A valid State of Connecticut Police Officer Standards and Training Council-Police Officer (P.O.S.T.) Certification, which must be current at the time of appointment.  A COPY OF THE CERTIFICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH YOUR APPLICATION.

DRIVER’S LICENSE: A valid driver’s license is required. A COPY OF YOUR VALID LICENSE MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH YOUR APPLICATION.

PHYSICAL CONDITION: Must pass a thorough medical examination.