Police Officer, Town of Ridgeland
Position Category: Police
Full time, 12-hour rotating work schedule
Performs vehicular foot patrols within the Town limits; assists motorist and persons in need; issues warnings and citations; detains and apprehends criminal suspects and traffic violators; investigates traffic accidents.
Respond to citizen complaint calls; documents incident reports,; maintains records required for legal processes of court; serves summons, warrants and other legal documents, explaining purpose of court order; serves summons, warrants and other legal documents, explaining purpose of court order; serves as a witness in court proceedings.
SCCJA certification highly desired.
At least 21 years of age.
Valid SC driver's license with 5-year driving record.
Starting at $38,192 annually, depending on qualifications. Paid health, vision and dental health insurance for the State Health Plan. Participation in the SC Police Officers Retirement System (SC PORS).
The Ridgeland Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation or gender. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability or facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.