Location: Bedford, VA
Bedford Police Department
Open until filled.
Job Description / Responsibilities
The City of Bedford Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of Police Officer. Duties include enforcing the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia as well as ordinances of the City of Bedford. Applicants must possess or be eligible to obtain Virginia certification as a law enforcement officer, must pass a rigorous background investigation, a physical agility and written aptitude test, a psychological and physical examination. Candidates with current Virginia law enforcement certification or attending pre-employment certification programs will be given preference.
- At least 21 years of age;
- U.S. citizen;
- Possess a high school diploma or equivalent;
- Possess a valid Virginia driver’s license with a good driving record;
- No felony or misdemeanor convictions involving moral turpitude or domestic violence;
- Good physical condition;
- Vision must be 20/20 corrected or 20/60 uncorrected.
Salary & Benefits
$33,599 - $49,848 annually. Salary range with benefits package to include health insurance, retirement, life insurance, and annual leave.
How to Apply
Applications are available at http://www.bedfordva.gov/hr.shtml
City of Bedford
215 East Main Street
Bedford, VA 24523
Applications accepted until the position is filled. Resumes alone not accepted.
NOTE: Applications alone for Police Officer are not sufficient. An information packet must be picked up and filled out along with the City of Bedford Employment Application. This packet can be picked up in the City of Bedford HR Department or Police Department.
The City of Bedford is an equal opportunity employer that values and welcomes diversity in our workforce. To this end, we encourage all qualified persons to apply.