Police Officer 1

Cobb County Government - Marietta, Georgia

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$38,355.00 annual
Top Pay:
$60,278.00 annual

Job Description

Participates in squad meetings: receive assignments; receive new policies, procedural changes, case laws, court decisions, zone patrols, etc.; subject to inspection for adherence to departmental rules and regulations and dress code. Ensures that all equipment needed to carry out job duties is available; personally inspects weapons in order to ensure that weapons are clean and functioning properly; inspects vehicles and other equipment to ensure safe and proper operation; subject to inspection of same per the chain of command. Performs law enforcement patrol activities including, but not necessarily limited to, teletype checks of property or person; records checks on firearms, stolen equipment or wanted/stolen vehicles; assessments of driver's operational capacities; felony stops; searches for missing, lost or wanted persons. Initiates enforcement actions including, but not necessarily limited to, separation of persons involved in domestic disputes; dwelling, building or grounds inspections; vehicle pursuits; detainment of suspect vehicle drivers; alarm responses; arrests; searches of persons, places and property; riot control; subdues resisting offenders using force where appropriate up to and including deadly force. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Additionan Information

Physical Ability Test Date: Saturday, December 21st. Testing space is limited and may fill up at any time. You must apply online at www.cobbcounty.org.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : Must be at least 21 years minimum age
  • Education: : High School diploma or GED.
  • Experience: : Mandatory participation and successful performance in training academy resulting in State Certified POST Peace Officer.

Contact Informaton

Tom Russell

Cobb County Government
100 Cherokee Street
Marietta, Georgia 30090
phone: 770-528-2535

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