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Police Officer (VA-Certified)
The Town of Herndon is accepting VA certified police candidates!

- Patrols areas of the town; prevents and discovers commission of crime; apprehends criminals and offenders; enforces traffic laws
- Responds to calls for service and complaints from citizens involving accidents, misdemeanors and felonies
- Conducts accident and criminal investigation; gathers evidence; interviews suspects and witnesses; writes reports; makes arrests as required; renders credible information as witness in court and other related police duties

Position is considered “essential personnel”; defined as staff who are required to report to their designated work location during weather related or other emergencies, even when town offices are closed or normal operations are suspended

- 40hours of annual leave upon start date
- Hiring above entry-level rank based on years of service (HR Admin Reg 1-8)

- Polygraph test
- Physical Abilities Test
- Psychological evaluation
- Medical examination
- Panel and selection interviews
- Background investigation

Position: Police Officer (VA-Certified)
Organization: Herndon Police Department
Location: Herndon,  VA 
United States
Salary: $63,244 - $83,147 DOQ
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 7/7/2022
Requirements REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be a U.S. citizen and 21 years of age at date of appointment; high school diploma or equivalent
- Must possess valid Virginia driver’s license with a good record upon hire
- Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing; be of character and reputation to pass extensive background investigation
- Current Virginia law enforcement officer certification
- Bi-lingual in Spanish desirable
- Must be willing to sign a condition of employment agreement which precludes smoking on or off duty.
Status: This listing expires on: 8/21/2022
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Organization Information
Herndon Police Department
397 Herndon Parkway

Herndon,  VA 20170
United States
(703) 435-6846