Police Officer - Gainesville, FL





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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLYING
Open


STARTING SALARY
$18.76 - $27.88 per hour


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- be a U.S. citizen
- possess a valid driver's license
- be at least 21 years of age
- possess a minimum of 60 semester hours from a City of Gainesville approved accredited college or university
OR
- 2 years of active duty field or investigative military police experience
OR
- 4 years active duty military service
OR
- 2 years of certified criminal justice related operational work experience with a municipal, county, state, or federal law enforcement agency
OR
- currently attending or have successfully completed an accredited Florida Law Enforcement Basic Police Recruit Training Program


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


HOW TO APPLY
Go to the Gainesville Human Resources website where you can apply online.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Gainesville Police Department
P.O. Box 1250
Gainesville, FL 32627
Human Resources Telephone: 352-334-2400
Police Recruiter Telephone: 352-339-6025
Web Site: Gainesville Police Department





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