Police Officer I & II, Town of Bluffton
Position Category: Police
Full time, Shift
Performs protective service work enforcing laws, investigating criminal activity, ensuring safety of public, maintaining records and files, testifying in court, preparing reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the moderate supervision of the Police Sergeant.
Responds to radio dispatches and answers calls and complaints; serves warrants, summons, etc.; completes arrest records.
On an assigned shift, operates patrol vehicle, specialized police equipment or walks to observe for violations of traffic laws, suspicious activities or persons and disturbances of law and order; maintains visible police presence throughout the community.
High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Some law enforcement experience preferred.
South Carolina Criminal Justice Training Academy certification.
Possession of an appropriate driver's license valid in the State of South Carolina.