Police Officer

Sunset Valley Police Department - Sunset Valley, Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$40,000.00 annual
Top Pay:
$67,000.00 annual

Job Description

The Sunset Valley Police Department is currently accepting applications for full-time position(s). Sunset Valley is a small community located in the suburbs of the City of Austin with extensive shopping areas and restaurants. The Police Department is a progressive agency using the highest and most up to date tools available to the industry as well as top rated equipment to assist our officers in patrolling the metro area they are responsible for. The Department is a highly pro-active agency while also empowering officers in the ideology of community policing. Starting salary is $40,000 up to $67,500, depending on the level of experience and training that the candidate brings to the City of Sunset Valley Police Department. The Department currently has six levels of rank within the patrol officer division. Each movement of rank is based on the officers personal law enforcement experience, college education, training and overall Department success or history in the field of policing (Prior service years with other Departments will be considered at time of employment). Benefits include TMRS Retirement, Paid Vac/Sick/ Overtime pay and Compensation. The Department also compensates officers when working some holidays at 2 1/2 overtime rate. In addition, all uniforms, weapons, and duty gear is provided, education reimbursement, bilingual pay, shift differential pay, college degree incentives for an Associates thru Masters Degree, as well as licensing and certification pay. This position requires at least a valid Texas Driver License and must be a high school graduate. Applicants must be able to pass a drug / health screening, and possess the ability to work a variety of shifts, be familiar with community values and ethics, and meet TCOLE standards and requirements. Applicants will also be required to pass a physical agility test, written test, extensive background investigation, and pass an oral board. An application and job description may be downloaded from www.sunsetvalley.org or picked up at 2 Lone Oak Trail, Sunset Valley, Texas 78745, M-TH, 8 AM – 4 PM. For more information, contact Lt. Andreucci in the Operations Division at 512-892-1384 or email the Chief of Police at sford@sunsetvalley.org. EOE.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 21
  • Education: : TCOLE Certification
  • Experience: : 2 Years Preferred

Contact Informaton

Sean Ford

Sunset Valley Police Department
3205 Jones Rd
Sunset Valley, Texas 78745
phone: 512-892-1384

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