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City of Folly Beach - Folly Beach, South Carolina

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Entry Level Salary:
$31,032.00 annual

Job Description

Patrols assigned area on foot or using vehicle to regulate traffic, control crowds, prevent crime, or arrest violators. Apprehends criminals or persons menacing the public, serves warrants, subpoenas, and traffic tickets. Responds to crimes in Progress, initiating actions such as aid to victims and interrogating of suspects. Conducts preliminary investigations at scene of accidents or crimes and conducts intelligence gathering operations where necessary, locates witnesses, makes arrests, appears in court to present evidence and testify against persons charged with crimes. Operates breathalyzer and radar equipment, writes reports and keeps records. Attends public gatherings to maintain order, provides community service assistance by assisting elderly, giving service club talks, etc. and provides information on laws and ordinances to public. Respond to fire alarms or other emergency calls. Forces openings in buildings for ventilation of fire or for entry and controls and extinguishes fires. Servers as a First Responder and administers first aid and artificial respiration to injured persons. Participates in drills and emergency preparedness/recovery exercises. Inspects establishments for compliance with local regulations.

Additional Information

The City of Folly Beach is accepting applications for the position of Full Time Public Safety Officer. Successful applicant will be required to obtain dual certification of Police and Fire within one year of hire and pass physical, psychological and polygraph test. South Carolina LE1 certified candidates preferred. The City offers a full benefit package to include Health and dental insurance and Police Officer Retirement. Starting Salary is $31,032 - $34,906 DOE. Applications are available by visiting www.cityoffollybeach.com. Questions may be directed to the Public Safety Department at 843-588-7003 or Human Resources at 843-513-1837. Completed applications may be faxed to 843-588-7016 or emailed to Kathryn Battey at kbattey@cityoffollybeach.com. The City of Folly Beach is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 21
  • Education: : HS diploma or GED
  • Experience: : Some Police and Fire experience preferred

Contact Informaton

Kathryn Battey

City of Folly Beach
PO Box 48
Folly Beach, South Carolina 29439
phone: 843-513-1837

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