Specialized Police Officer

Atlanta, GA
Georgia Tech

Job Summary
Specialized police officers supervise the performance of police personnel under his/her command as assigned by the division commander, lieutenant, or sergeant, and/or have significant responsibilities beyond the scope of the police officer position requiring them to remain on-call 24-hours-a-day.

This position will interact on a regular basis with supervisor and co-workers, GT employees, students, and campus visitors.

This position typically will advise and counsel GT employees, students, and campus visitors.

This position will supervise Police Officers in Training assigned to the Field Training and Evaluation (FTEP) program.

Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
High School Diploma/GED or Vocational School Diploma

Other Required Qualifications
Certifications or licenses required for this job:
*Georgia Peace Officer Standards Training Council- Field Training Officer Certification; or
*Canine Handler Certification; or
*Georgia Peace Officer Standards Training Council- Criminal Investigator Certification

Required Experience
One to two years job related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Educational Qualifications
Technical Diploma, Associate Degree, or two years college course work.  Bachelor’s Degree a plus.

Preferred Experience
One to three years as a police officer within a police department, military experience with Honorable Discharge (DD214) or experience in a related field