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Police Officer (Part-Time)

Location: Occoquan, VA

Agency

Town of Occoquan Police Department

Deadline

Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The Town of Occoquan, located along the Occoquan River in the northeastern portion of Prince William County bordering Fairfax County, is seeking applications for part-time police officers. 

The position involves non-supervisory general duty police work involving the protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances, as well as community policing.  Work in this position normally consists of routine patrol in Town; apprehension of criminals and offenders; enforcing traffic laws; responding to calls for service and complaints from citizens involving accidents, misdemeanors, and felonies; conducting accident and criminal investigations; gathering evidence; interviewing suspects and witnesses; writing reports; making arrests as required; providing courtroom testimony and other related police duties. 

Must be willing to work rotating night and weekend shifts.

Salary
$20.00 - $25.00 Hourly

Qualifications

Candidates must meet the minimum employment criteria set forth in §15.2-1705 of the Code of Virginia and meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Must possess current DCJS certification as a Law Enforcement Officer;
  • Must be 21 years of age;
  • Must be a high school graduate or equivalent;
  • Must be a U.S. citizen;
  • Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license with a good driving record;
  • Must pass a background investigation with no felony or misdemeanor convictions involving moral turpitude or domestic violence; and
  • Be in good physical condition.

Applicants must successfully complete oral interviews, a background investigation, a drug screening, and may be required to complete a medical examination, polygraph, and/or psychological evaluation as required by the Town.

How to Apply

Submit Application Cover Sheet, Application and résumé to:

Occoquan Police Department
Attention:  Chief A. Linn
P.O. Box 195
Occoquan, VA 22125

Visit the Town of Occoquan website at www.occoquanva.gov to obtain an application or Contact the Chief of Police at 703-491-1918 for more information.

Disclaimer: This job description is not an employment agreement or contract.  Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.

The Town of Occoquan is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and is fully committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. The Town maintains and promotes equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with relevant state and federal laws. The Town will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or physical or mental disability unrelated to the ability to perform the essential functions of the position.

More Information

Disclaimer: This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.

The Town of Occoquan is an equal opportunity employer that values and welcomes diversity in our workforce. To this end, we encourage all qualified persons to apply. Only applicants being considered for this position will be contacted back for further consideration.

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