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The Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department is seeking highly motivated individuals for the position of police officer. The starting salary with law enforcement experience is up to $57,729.70*. Salary is accompanied by an employee fringe benefits package, which include: • MO LAGERS L-6 pension plan (100% City Funded) • 457 plan & 401a City matching plan • Medical / Vision / Dental / Life (No Wait Period) • Tuition reimbursement • 12 paid holidays* • Paid vacation & paid sick leave • 12 hour shifts with 2 month rotations, every other weekend off • 1 Kelly day off every 28 day period • New vehicles & equipment • New Uniforms & accessories all paid for by the PD • Paid training opportunities • Secondary work can be approved after hire • Collective Bargaining Agreement • Streamlined hiring process with no P.T. exam • Police Academy Sponsorship available

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Starting pay up to $57,729.70*.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  In compliance with police department policy, for an individual to be considered for employment, interested persons must make written application, to include a cover letter and résumé, and meet the following basic qualifications: • Citizen of the United States at the time of application and Missouri resident within one year of the date of appointment; • No felony record or serious misdemeanor record; • 21 years of age. Applicant must have reached the 21st birthday at the time of appointment; • Proof of successful completion of basic police training from any Missouri P.O.S.T. approved training facility; • High school diploma or GED; • Must hold a valid driver's license from any state at time of application and possess a valid driver’s license on date of appointment; • Must have had an honorable discharge from the military, if applicable; • May not have participated in a Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department hiring process within the past twelve (12) months.

OBTAINING AN APPLICATION:  After the written application, résumé, and cover letter have been received, candidates must successfully complete each stage of the competitive screening and employment process. The expectations are as follows: • Oral interview • Background investigation • Interview with Mayor and Chief of Police • Psychological and medical examination, to include drug screening • Firearms assessment • Twelve (12) month probationary period from date of appointment The written application, résumé, and cover letter can be submitted in-person, mailed, or emailed. Please read the submission instructions included with the application. Contact information and availability: Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department, 9641 Bellefontaine Road, Bellefontaine Neighbors, MO 63137-1818. Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Phone: (314) 867-0080, ext. 250. Email: bnpdapplicant@cityofbn.com.

CLOSING DATE:  12/31/2023

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