Police Officer/Public Safety Recruit-Burleson Police Department(TX)

Police Officer/Public Safety Recruit

Location: Police Department, Burleson, Tx 76028
Job Status: Full-Time
Rate Pay:
$60,231.83 Non-Certified Recruit
$68,000 Certified Officer (Step 1)

Responsible for the performance of routine preventive patrol, law enforcement, traffic enforcement and control and other related law enforcement duties as needed. This position is assigned mainly to Patrol, but may be assigned to Detective as necessary.

High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 30 semester hours of college in a related field at an accredited college/university or two years TCOLE experience as a paid full time officer in the state of Texas.

TCOLE certification for Police Officer.
Valid Class C Texas Driver’s License with a good driving record.

Application Special Instructions
Your interest in becoming a member of the Burleson Police Department is appreciated. The position open is for Commissioned Police Officers assigned to Patrol Division.

Applications for this position will close on Sunday October 31st, 2021 @ 5:00 p.m.

If you have no experience or are TCOLE Certified with less than two (2) years full-time experience then you must upload a copy of your college transcript to the application when submitted.

If you are TCOLE Certified with more than two (2) years full-time experience in Texas then no college hours are required.

You must successfully complete each phase of the testing process to be eligible for the next phase. Any applicant that fails to successfully complete any step in the hiring process may reapply and retest in one-year from the date of the rejection.

There is several testing dates/times available so that we may be flexible for our candidates:

Testing Dates (assigned by November 4th):
Tuesday, November 9th at 9AM
Wednesday, November 10th at 1PM
Thursday, November 11th at 1PM & 6PM
Friday, November 12th at 9AM
Saturday, November 13th at 9AM

You will be contacted by email to select a testing date/time by Thursday, November 4, 2021.
The online test will take place at the Burleson City Service Center in our in-house training center (Burleson University).
725 SE John Jones Dr
Burleson, Tx 76028

Questions regarding qualifications may be addressed to:
Deputy Chief Doug Sandifer
(817) 426-9917

Note: Public Safety Compass study guides are available for purchase at https://www.publicsafetycompass.com/product/entry-level-police-online-study-guide/

For additional information and to apply online, please visit: https://tx-burleson.civicplushrms.com/Careers/JobDetail.aspx?enc=QPQDKqwXNuJybHyCBjvzpxkugdJ7mjjzpUahH67B+rp6mOk9Tph2joFDd+SDW0Sz