Home Board News Training Legislation Jobs Join us Links Store Foundation Advertising

Patrol Officer - City of Perryville

The Perryville Police Department is accepting applications for employment for the position of Patrol Officer. Patrol Officers are responsible for ensuring public safety and enforcement of laws and city ordinances. The City of Perryville offers a competitive benefits package which includes health and life insurance, PTO and LTC pay, LAGERS retirement program, uniform and equipment allowance, active training program with numerous training opportunities, and a take-home car program for qualifying officers. The City of Perryville is an approved training program for GI Bill benefits through the Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  The starting salary for this position is $18.75 per hour. Depending on qualifications, previous law enforcement experience may constitute a higher starting salary..

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Position requirements include, but are not limited to: • Applicants must be at least 21 years of age • High school diploma or equivalent • Class B or above Missouri POST certification • Satisfactory driving record and hold a valid Missouri Driver's License • Have no pending or prior felony convictions or misdemeanor convictions related to domestic violence • Free of any piercings or visible tattoos on the head, neck, or hands • City residency not required, but all department employees must reside within a 60-mile radius of their work site. Applicants who do not meet this requirement must relocate within their six-month probationary period.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:  Applicants will be required to successfully complete each phase of the selection process to be considered for employment. The selection process consists of the following: • Physical fitness duty assessment • Written exam • Extensive background investigation • Background review • Structured oral interview Applications are available at City Hall, 215 North West Street, Perryville, MO 63775 or www.cityofperryville.com and will be accepted until 5:00 pm Friday, November 6, 2020. Previous applicants must re-apply.

CLOSING DATE:  11/06/2020

An Organization with a Cooperative Ideal for Law Enforcement for the State of Missouri
American Income Life American Income Life American Income Life