Detention Officer

Richardson Police Dept - Richardson , Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$2,563.00 monthly

Job Description

Under direct supervision, performs all duties necessary for the successful operation of the Detention

Division. Must be available to work any shift, holidays and/or weekend days/nights as required for

scheduling by supervision. In situations where there is a personnel shortage, must be able to competently

work alone. Perform other related duties as required.

Salary starts at $2563 per month - APPLY ON-LINE at COR.NET

Additional Information


High school diploma or G.E.D. required. Valid Texas Driver's License, Class C or above, required.



Must have two years recent work experience. Must be able to pass: a background check on previous

employment; motor vehicle record check; pre-employment examinations including written and oral

exams; physical agility test; drug screening; polygraph examination; and post-offer physical and

psychological medical examinations. Must be able to make correct decisions in stressful situations; have

the ability to think clearly and act effectively in emergency situations; must possess good interpersonal

skills, written communication skills, reading comprehension skills and ability to memorize and

understand oral/written information and ability to perform basic numerical calculations.

Salary starts at $2563 per month - APPLY ON-LINE at COR.NET

Job Requirements

  • Age: 20
  • Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. required.
  • Experience: two years recent work experience

Salary starts at $2563 per month - APPLY ON-LINE at COR.NET

Contact Informaton

D Harrington

Richardson Police Dept
140 N Greenville Ave
Richardson , Texas 75081
phone: (972) 744-4730

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