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Police Officer, Town of Batesburg-Leesville

Position Category: Public Safety

Position Hours:
Full time, Rotating 12 hour shifts

Job Duties:
  • Respond to calls for service received through police communications and appropriately documenting results and taking appropriate action such as arrests.
  • Analyze situation, interview suspects, victims and witnesses, review evidence, take appropriate action such as make arrests, issue warrants/tickets, complete additional paperwork.
  • Conduct foot and vehicle patrol, visual and auditory awareness of beat area, interact with citizens and businesses.

  • High school diploma plus six months to one year of advanced study or training through the Criminal Justice Academy/FTO program/ completion of probationary period is required. Associates, bachelors or master's degree preferred.
  • Under and including one year experience as an Officer in Training. Have a AA degree from accredited college or technical institute or equivalent combination of experience and training. Previous law enforcement or military experience preferred.
  • South Carolina Class D driver's license.

Pay Info:
Pay is commensurate with education, experience and training. Benefits include state retirement, paid health insurance, vacation and sick leave, and holidays.

How to apply:
To apply, please visit and complete a job application and submit to the Town of Batesburg-Leesville for review.

The Town of Batesburg-Leesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is an At-Will employer as allowed by applicable State Law. Employment At-Will means that regardless of any provision in the application, if hired, the Town or the employee may terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any reason, with or without cause or notice.