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Patrol Officer

City of Universal City - Universal City, Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$19.23 hourly

Job Description

Patrol Officers are responsible for the conduct of routine patrols, preliminary investigations and traffic control duties on an assigned shift. Reports directly to the patrol sergeant unless directed otherwise. Some technical assistance and supervision may be provided to patrol officer with less experience. The work involves considerable contact with other officers, members of the public and personnel of other departments.

Additional Information

Patrols a designated area to direct traffic and to enforce traffic regulations. Checks business, houses and other premises for fire, burglary and other disturbances. Investigates any suspicious activity. Responds to radio and maintains radio contact with dispatcher. Makes arrests and issues citations for breaking of laws and ordinances. Keeps records and makes reports. Testifies in court proceedings when required. Lectures on police related matters before schools and may be called for emergency duty at any time. Other duties as required.

Job Requirements

  • Age: At least 21 years of Age
  • Education: TCLEOSE License
  • Experience: Knowledge of police methods, practices and procedures.
High School diploma. TCLEOSE Basic certification. Knowledge of police methods, practices and procedures and knowledge of municipal ordinances, people and geographical area of the City. Ability to conduct routine patrols to aid citizens and enforce the law, read and interpret policies, laws, and ordinances. Ability to read and write the English language.

Contact Informaton

Leigh Tollison

City of Universal City
2150 Universal City Blvd
Universal City, Texas 78148
phone: (210) 659-0333

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