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Police Supervisor, Town of Springfield

Position Category: Police

Job duties:

  • Assists the chief with day-to-day functions of the department; enforces federal, state and local laws; and establishes a rapport with residents and businesses
  • Responds to calls for service; completes reports; writes citations and parking tickets and takes appropriate actions to resolve issues; patrols assigned area; assists with crime scene security and processing; conducts follow-up investigations; and supports prosecution of criminal cases as required
  • Makes court appearances; serves warrants/subpoenas; processes items and property into evidence; and performs all other duties as assigned


  • Must be 21 years of age with a high school diploma or GED, and have successfully completed the SC basic law enforcement academy as a Class 1 law enforcement officer and be willing to give a minimum two-year commitment to the agency
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid SC driver's license without record of suspension or revocation in any state; must have the ability to meet the department's physical standards; and must be able to pass a rigorous background investigation and not have any criminal convictions or disqualifying criminal history
  • Experience in supervision, highway interdiction, traffic enforcement, drug interdiction, investigations and be self-motivated, have good organizational skills, have the ability to follow direction and be able to work shifts as scheduled

How to apply: Applications are available in person at the Springfield Town Hall, 1505 Georgia St., Springfield, SC 29146, or email Chief T.J. Wilke at noting your interest in the subject field.
The Town of Springfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a drug screen and various background investigations, which include criminal history, driving record, credit report, employment history, education verification and personal references. Acceptance of application is not a conditional offer of employment.