Police Officer (Cobb County PD) Job - Cobb County Police Department - Marietta, Georgia

February 17, 2014

Cobb County Police Department

Position Title: Police Officer (Cobb County PD)
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 12/31/2015 7:00:00 AM
Job Description
**Close date 12/31/15 - if closed, check back in one or two days as it will automatically re-open**

The Cobb County Police Department, comprised of over 600 sworn officers, is a CALEA accredited and nationally recognized agency located in the metropolitan Atlanta area. As the future home of the Atlanta Braves we are expanding our workforce. We invite you to visit CobbPolice.com for detailed information on our hiring process/standards/minimum requirements and compensation package.

In addition to the opportunity to work with a well respected and highly trained team of law enforcement professionals, we offer paid training at our own academy and top-notch issued equipment. With five precincts and numerous specialty teams, we offer a chance for a challenging and diverse career with opportunities for promotion and specialization.

Additional Information

We are looking for highly motivated, hard working, and ethical men and women who are interested in making a difference in the community they serve.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we issue the following equipment to our officers at no cost.

  • Glock .40 caliber primary AND backup handguns
  • M-4 patrol rifle
  • TaserX2
  • Level II Body armor
  • Gas Mask
  • Portable 800 MHz radio
  • Streamlight SL-20XP AND Stinger LED flashlights
  • Complete duty belt and accessories including handcuffs
  • Five long and short sleeve uniforms
  • Under Armour cold and warm weather gear
  • Danner Kinetic boots and Clarion dress shoes
  • Kevlar gloves
  • Blauer rain gear
  • Heavy duty equipment bag
  • Badge wallet
  • Annual uniform allowance
Job Requirements
  • Age : 21
  • Education : High school Diploma or GED
  • Experience : entry level with paid academy training
  • Additional Requirement :

    Please visit our website at Cobbpolice.com for details.

  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $38,355 annual ($18.44 per hour)  
    Academy Graduate: $38,355 After 18 mths, salary increases to $40,185   annual
    Lateral: $Addtl 5% per yr up to a max of 10% - Min of 2 yrs. 

    Contact Information

    Sergeant Wayne Williams
    Cobb County Police Department
    100 Cherokee Street
    Marietta, Georgia 30090
    ph: (770)528-3812