Police Officer/ Recruit or Lateral Transfers
Hobbs Police Department - Hobbs, New Mexico
- Entry Level Salary:
- $20.39 hourly
Performs police patrol, investigation, traffic regulation, and related activities in the protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances.
Education and Experience:
Graduation from High School or GED or Vocational School Training in Police Science, Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice, Administration, Public Administration, or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Starting pay may be adjusted depending on education and/or experience.
- Age: 21
- Education: High School diploma or GED
- Experience: Not required
General Qualifications as defined by the Law Enforcement Training Act, 29-7-1 to 29-7-11 NMSA 1978: No felony convictions or disqualifying criminal histories. U.S. citizen. Must be of good moral character and of temperate and industrious habits. Must be found, after examination by a licensed physician, to be free of any physical condition which might adversely affect their performance as police officers prohibit them from successfully completing prescribed law enforcement training required by the Law Enforcement Training Act. Must be found after examination by a certified psychologist, to be free of any emotional or mental condition which might adversely affect their performance as police officers or prohibit them from successfully completing prescribed basic law enforcement training required by the Law Enforcement Training Act. Please feel free to inquire concerning job requirements not listed.