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Police Officer- Lateral VA Certified

The Town of Purcellville in western Loudoun County, VA is seeking applications for Police Officer.  Applicants must be currently certified by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Service.

This position involves non-supervisory general duty police work involving the protection of life and property through enforcement of laws and ordinances. Patrols areas of the Town; 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; testifies as witness in court and other related police duties. Shifts are 12 hours in duration.

 

Qualifications

Current DCJS Law Enforcement Officer certification is required. Must be a U.S. citizen and 21 years of age at date of appointment; high school diploma or equivalent; must possess a valid driver’s license if required by the duties of office to operate a motor vehicle; be of character and reputation to pass extensive background investigation.Bi-lingual in Spanish is highly desirable.  

Selection process will include an initial interview, background investigation, polygraph, and psychological evaluation, physical and oral board. The polygraph will cover the following areas: illegal drug use, undetected crime, and other areas regarding personal history.

 

 

Salary range

$52,494 – $83,990 DOQ

 

The Town of Purcellville offers a full comprehensive benefits package that includes VRS State Retirement with a Hazardous Duty Supplement, paid annual, sick and personal leave, life insurance, paid holidays, and medical and dental insurance through Anthem BC/BS. In addition, employees may participate in the VA Credit Union and a Deferred Compensation Plan with a match.

 

https://www.purcellvilleva.gov/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=88&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Police-Officer-Virginia-Lateral-81
 

 

If you are eager to work in this environment, click “Apply Now”.  You will also be able to submit a resume and/or cover letter if desired.
Position: Police Officer- Lateral VA Certified
Organization: Purcellville Police Department
Location: Purcellville,  VA 
United States
Salary: $52,494 – $83,990 DOQ
Posting Start Date: 10/27/2023
Date Posted: 10/27/2023
Requirements Current DCJS Law Enforcement Officer certification is required. Must be a U.S. citizen and 21 years of age at date of appointment; high school diploma or equivalent; must possess a valid driver’s license if required by the duties of office to operate a motor vehicle; be of character and reputation to pass extensive background investigation.Bi-lingual in Spanish is highly desirable.  
Status: This listing expires on: 4/24/2024
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Organization Information
Name:
Purcellville Police Department
Address:
125 Hirst Road , Suite 7A
Suite 7A
Purcellville,  VA 20132
United States
Email:
bdufek@purcellvilleva.gov
Phone:
(540) 338-7422 x2104
Fax:
(540) 751-1697
Contact:
Lieutenant Barry Dufek

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