Police Trainee

Wilmington, NC
Wilmington Police Department

$46,126.08 Annually

5/23/2023 11:59 PM Eastern

This position is intended for those applicants who are seeking a career in law enforcement who are not yet certified law enforcement officers and will require training at a Police Academy.   The selected applicants will be considered for participation in the Police Academy beginning in July 2023. 

Job Duties

Respond to citizen calls for service, provide a police presence in the community to encourage citizens to feel safe, conduct law enforcement activities and operations, and investigate crimes. This is accomplished by utilizing communications equipment, employing chemical and biological protective equipment, conducting police tactical movements, conducting security operations, conducting prisoner operations, conducting traffic operations, completing documentation, navigating streets, conducting investigations, and utilizing police equipment and weapons systems, assisting in special events, and maintaining equipment.

Required Qualifications
In addition to completing and attaching the above referenced documents to your application, successful candidates must meet the following minimum requirements: 
– 20 years of age at the time you are hired or begin BLET
– Valid driver’s license
– U. S. Citizen