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Police Officer (Certified)
Apply online only at: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/charlottesville/jobs/3635229/police-officer-certified
Applicants must be Virginia DCJS Certified to be eligible.
HIRING BONUS: $12,000. This incentive is offered to officers who are Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) certified. (half upon completion of Field Training and the other half upon completion of year one of service)

Starting hiring amount will be between $24.07 and $30.21 an hour ($50,065.60 to $62,836.80 annually). Starting offer is based on applicable education, experience, and internal equity. This is a full-time, non-exempt, position and provides excellent benefits including but not limited to: health insurance options with employer contribution, paid vacation and sick leave, employer-paid life insurance, City's retirement options, gym reimbursement program, and continuing education/training opportunities.
  • For a general summary of benefits offered by the City, please click the 'benefits' tab on this posting, or visit https://www.charlottesville.gov/1047/Employee-Benefits.
  • The City of Charlottesville manages its own retirement system and does not participate in VRS, however the City has a Portability Agreement with VRS and there are certain provisions that must be met. For questions pertaining to the Portability Agreement, please contact the City's Benefits Administrator at 434-970-3462.
TO APPLY: to view the complete job information, minimum qualifications, and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through the City of Charlottesville employment page.

The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Values Diversity at All Levels of its Workforce.
Position: Police Officer (Certified)
Organization: Charlottesville Police Department
Location: Charlottesville,  VA 
United States
Salary: $50,065.60 to $62,836.80, plus $12,000 hiring bonus
Posting Start Date: 9/8/2022
Date Posted: 9/8/2022
Status: This listing expires on: 10/8/2022
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Charlottesville Police Department

Charlottesville,  VA 22902
United States
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