Patrol Officer

Civilian
City of Victoria - Victoria, Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$18.43 hourly
Academy Graduate:
$18.43 hourly
Top Pay:
$20.32 hourly

Job Description

Responds to emergency and non-emergency requests for police service and enforces all federal laws, state laws and city ordinances. Apply online at www.victoriatx.org under the "Job Openings" tab.

Additional Information

Benefits Package Available to all Full-Time Employees Includes:
  • Health and Dental Insurance Available First Day of Employment
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Club Reimbursement
  • TMRS Retirement Plan with 2-to-1 Employer Match
  • Paid Vacation
  • Sick and Holiday Leave

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High School Diploma or GED certificate
  • Experience: Certified as a TCLEOSE Peace Officer.
Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
  1. Ability to read and interpret policies, ordinances, state laws, reports and updates regarding criminal activity.
  2. Ability to complete a variety of written reports which may be used in a court of law.
  3. Skill in the use of firearms and other related law enforcement equipment.
  4. Knowledge of computers and typing skills.
Minimum Education, Experience and Certification:
  1. Twenty-one (21) years or over (18 years with 60 academic semester hours, college credit or two years military service).
  2. High school diploma OR GED.
  3. Certified as a TCLEOSE Peace Officer.
  4. Possession of a valid Texas driver’s license with driving record that meets City guidelines.
  5. Spelling abilities (passing score 70%) and a minimum net typing speed of 25 words per minute.

Contact Informaton

Katie McConnell

City of Victoria
702 N. Main, Suite 111
Victoria, Texas 77901
phone: (361) 485-3500

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