Police Officer

Civilian
City of Bowling Green - Bowling Green , Kentucky

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$37,530.00 annual

Job Description

The City of Bowling Green, Kentucky is currently accepting applications for future police officer vacancies.  Applications are accepted twice a year, so now is the time to apply if you want to join one of the most progressive police departments in Kentucky.  Starting pay - $37, 530 ($40,630 upon completion of basic training).

Additional Information

 Selection Criteria - Must Pass

* Written test indicating interest in realted work, reading comprehension, ability to interpret information, map reading, mechanical aptitude, reasoning ability.

* Physical agility test, including job-realted practical skills

* Oral interview, polygraph, psychological test, background investigation, drug test

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent
  • Experience: none

* U.S. Citizen

* Age 21 by October 30, 2014

* Good driving, police, personal & employment record

* High School Diploma or equivalent

* Valid driver's license

* Males between 18 & 26 registered with the Selective Service

Perference will be given to individuals with 60 college credit hours OR 4 years military service (active or reserve) OR certified officers NOT currently under contract with another law enforcement agency.

 Out-of-state officers must provide documentation of ability to become Kentucky certified at time of application.

 Tattoos cannot be visibile while in uniform and body studs and/or earring will not be worn while on duty.

Complete application packets are available on our website at www.bgky.org/jobs. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  4:00 p.m., Friday, September 19, 2014

Contact Informaton

Tiger Tooley

City of Bowling Green
1001 College Street
Bowling Green , Kentucky 42101
phone: (270) 393-3667

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