Public Safety Officer (2 Vacancies)
East Carolina University Police Department - Greenville, North Carolina
- Application Deadline:
- Entry Level Salary:
- $29,498.00 annual
- Top Pay:
- $42,086.00 annual
Work schedule will include rotating shifts: 48 hours one week, 36 hours second week Candidates must be physically and psychologically able to perform duties of a sworn law enforcement officer. Candidates must also:
- East Carolina University Police Department seeks officer candidates to prevent and suppress crime
- Protect life and property by effecting arrest, forcible if necessary
- Conduct safety and crime prevention programs
- Recognize, identify, and mitigate safety concerns and issues
- Pursue fleeing suspects
- perform rescue operations
- Prepare reports
- Determine when there is reasonable suspicion to detain
- Operate law enforcement vehicle, day and night.
- Be currently enrolled or have successfully completed North Carolina's Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program
- Be a United States citizen
- Be a high school graduate or have passed the General Educational Development (GED) test
- Have a valid North Carolina driver's license and acceptable driving record
- Be at least 20 years of age at the time of testing
- Be of good moral character with no disqualifying criminal conviction(s)
- Undergo an extensive background investigation including, but not limited to, psychological evaluation, medical exam, and drug screen
- Successfully pass the North Carolina Police Officer Physical Abilities Test (POPAT) prior to the final offer of employment
- Successfully score a minimum of 75% on firearms qualification course prior to final offer of employment
- Be available to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays on a rotating schedule
- Be available to work special events when necessary
- Meet any other minimum employment requirements established by East Carolina University
East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University that accommodates individuals with disabilities. Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at (252) 737-1016 (Voice/TTY). Proper documentation of identity and employability is required at the time of employment.
- High school diploma or equivalency.
- Certification as a law enforcement officer in accordance with the provisions of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards.
- Commission or the ability to achieve certification within one year of employment.
- Age: : must be at least 20 years old
- Education: : High school diploma or equivalency.
- Experience: :
Must be enrolled or have successfully completed North Carolina's Basic Law Enforcement Training program.
ECU Human Resources