The City of Marco Island is seeking experienced police officers to provide professional law enforcement service in our community. This position is for a police officer assigned to patrol our community in a variety of methods including vehicular and foot patrols. Marco Island Police Officers utilize community and problem-solving policing methodologies.
STARTING SALARY: $45,000 annually (With previous law enforcement experience)
Plus 10% benefits allowance (which may be taken as cash equivalent supplement to salary in lieu of benefits)
POSITION STATUS: Non-Exempt Schedule: Currently Patrol Officers work 12-hour shifts (with alternating F/S/S off) in an 84-hour bi-weekly schedule. Seniority is a factor in scheduling. Other schedules or assignments are at the direction of the Chief of Police or their designee. Mission Critical / Emergency Recall Position
BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION AND PROCESS SUMMARY:
Candidate is subject to written examination(s), interview(s), psychological, physical and medical testing (including drug screening), and a comprehensive background investigation.
Must possess prior to employment, and be able to maintain valid Florida Driver’s License.
Please complete the application that can be found at the following link: http://www.cityofmarcoisland.com/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=1428
Email completed application to:
Marco Island Police Department
Attention: Captain David Baer
51 Bald Eagle Drive
Marco Island, FL 33145
Visit www.cityofmarcoisland.com to learn more about the City of Marco Island
Age: : Minimum 19 years
Education: : Minimum High School Diploma or G.E.D. Preferred – advanced law enforcement training and college coursework / degree.
Experience: : While not an absolute prerequisite, law enforcement experience, excluding corrections, is strongly preferred.
: Equivalent combinations of education, training, and experience which will provide the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job will be considered on a case by case basis.
LICENSE: Must be law enforcement certified in Florida or eligible for FDLE’s “Equivalency of Training” certification - to be taken at candidates expense. See the following link for details:http://www.fdle.state.fl.us/Content/getdoc/16b5a8f6-412c-4c72-817e-d26cb05b2e3d/how-to-become-an-officer.aspx