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Police Recruit
Apply online only at: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/charlottesville/jobs/3635227/police-recruit

to new non-certified hires. (half upon hiring and the other half upon completion of the academy).

Starting hiring amount will be $22.71 an hour ($47,236.80 annually). 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, paid holidays, 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 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. If questions pertaining to the Portability Agreement, please contact the City's Benefits Administrator at 434-970-3462.
The Charlottesville Police Department invites applications for the position of Police Recruit. Police Recruits, under instructional supervision, participate in a formal academy training to successfully complete the Virginia state certified police officer training at the Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy. Recruits will contribute to basic various law enforcement functions and may participate in ride alongs. After successful completion of the police academy and Virginia certified police officer training, Recruits will be sworn in and assume the duties of Police Officer.

TO APPLY: to view the complete job information, minimum requirements, process information, 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 Recruit
Organization: Charlottesville Police Department
Location: Charlottesville,  VA 
United States
Salary: $47,236.80 , plus $6,000 hiring bonus
Posting Start Date: 9/8/2022
Date Posted: 9/8/2022
Status: This listing expires on: 9/29/2022
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Charlottesville Police Department

Charlottesville,  VA 22902
United States
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