Lateral Police Officer Trainee
City of Wichita Falls - Wichita Falls, Texas
- Application Deadline:
- Entry Level Salary:
- $36,242.00 annual
- Academy Graduate:
- $42,453.00 annual
This position will receive training and instruction to be able to enforce federal, state and local laws and provide protection to citizens. This is accomplished by attending classes, completeing physical training, completing firearms training, gaining knowledge of equipment, materials and supplies, observing professional police officer duties, and attending police and law enforcement events. Other duties include expanding the knowledge of relate law enforcement tasks and activities.
This is a lateral Police Academy - All applicants will be required to have already obtained TCOLE Peace Officer certification by October 1, 2014. Individual must also possess a valid Texas Class C driver's license prior to date of hire.
CLOSING DATE - Friday, August 1, 2014 @ 11:59 p.m.
QUALIFIERS AND DISQUALIFIERS, BENEFIT INFORMATION, AREA INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WICHITAFALLSTX.GOV
ONLINE APPLICATIONS - HTTPS://CWFTX.SIMPLEHIRE.COM
WRITTEN CIVIL SERVICE EXAM - Saturday, August 9, @ 8 a.m.
Wichita Falls Public Safety Training Center
710 Flood Street
Wichita Falls, TX 76301
PHYSICAL ABILITY TEST - Individuals who score a minimum of 70% on the written Civil Service Exam will be invited to take the Physical Ability Test directly after the written exam.
- Age: 21 - 44 years old at time of hire
- Education: High School Diploma or equivalent certificate with 12 hours college credit@ 2.0 grade average or higher
- Experience: TCOLE certified Peace Officer Required