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Public Safety Officer - #909050 & 909139

East Carolina University Police Dept. - Greenville, North Carolina

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$31,383.00 annual

Job Description

The East Carolina University Police Department seeks officer candidates to prevent and suppress crime; protect life and property by effecting arrest, forcible if necessary; conduct safety and crime prevention programs; recognize, identify, and mitigate safety concerns and issues; pursue fleeing suspects; perform rescue operations; prepare reports; determine

when there is reasonable suspicion to detain; and operate law enforcement vehicle, day and night. The selected candidate will be expected to communicate effectively - both orally and in writing; perform duties with a strong emphasis on community policing and customer service; and maintain all certifications and requirements established by the Department.  Applicants must be able to wear and use personal protective equipment, Class I respirator, riot control gear.

Work schedule will include rotating shifts: 48 hours one week, 36 hours second week. All new hires and transfers from other agencies must serve a 12-month probationary period.

Additional Information

Candidates must be physically and psychologically able to perform duties of a sworn law

enforcement officer.

Candidates must also:

* be currently enrolled or have successfully completed North Carolina's Basic Law

Enforcement Training (BLET) program

*be a United States citizen

* be a high school graduate or have passed the General Educational Development (GED)


*have a valid North Carolina driver's license and acceptable driving record

* be at least 20 years of age at the time of testing

* be of good moral character with no disqualifying criminal conviction(s)

*undergo an extensive background investigation including, but not limited to, psychological

evaluation, medical exam, and drug screen

*successfully pass the North Carolina Police Officer Physical Abilities Test (POPAT) prior to

the final offer of employment

*successfully score a minimum of 75% on firearms qualification course prior to final offer of


* be available to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays on a rotating


* be available to work special events when necessary

* meet any other minimum employment requirements established by East Carolina University

East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University that accommodates individuals with disabilities.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: NC BLET Certificate
  • Experience: NC BLET Certificate

Contact Informaton

Human Resources Human Resources

East Carolina University Police Dept.
210 E. First Street
Greenville, North Carolina 27858
phone: (252) 328-9847

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