Police Officer - Canon City, CO



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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLYING
Open Until Filled


STARTING SALARY
$37,850


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- be a U.S. citizen
- possess a valid Colorado driver's license
- be at least 21 years of age
- must have 30 credit hours from a credited college or university, BA or BS degree is preferred
- be POST certified
- must have verifiable, progressive law enforcement experience with a minimum of 3 years in patrol with no more than 2 years break in service from a Colorado law enforcement agency
- must demonstrate excellent public relations, communications, problem solving skills and a high-level of integrity

Experience in the following jobs / areas will not be considered for lateral entry:
Military Police Officer, Detention/Jails/Department of Corrections Employee or Officer, College or University Public Safety, District Attorney Investigator. Animal Control, Park Ranger, Volunteer and/or Reserve Officer, other experience of similar nature to this list.


SELECTION PROCESS
- oral interview
- polygraph test
- drug screening test
- background investigation
- medical examination
- physical agility test
- psychological test


HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted to City Hall, PO Box 1460 128 Main Street, Canon City, CO 81215. Application and job description is available on the City's web page www.canoncity.org. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application, but may be submitted in addition. The City of Canon City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Clint Robertson
Canon City Police Department
161 Justice Center Rd
Canon City, CO 81212
Telephone: 719-276-5600
Email: crobertson@canoncity.org
Web Site: http://www.canoncity.org





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