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School Resource Officer, Springdale Police Department

Position Category: Police

Position Hours:
Full time, Typically Monday through Friday, varying hours

Job Duties:
  • Under general supervision School Resource Officers respond to and resolve calls for service, perform law enforcement duties by patrolling a local opportunity school to ensure the safety and security of persons and property.
  • Provides classroom instructions on a variety of topics including, but not limited to, narcotics, gang resistance, safety, relationship skills, de-escalation techniques, conflict resolution, and responsible decision making.
  • Serves as the initial first responder and school safety coordinator for school emergencies.

  • Must possess high school diploma or equivalent. Must possess a valid a South Carolina driver's license. Must possess class 1 law enforcement certification from the SCCJA with a minimum of 2 years law enforcement experience.
  • Preference will be given to officers that currently possess SRO Certification through the SCCJA or other SRO certifications and training.

Pay Info:
Dependent upon qualifications.

How to apply:
Applications are available online or at Town of Springdale Police Department, 2915 Platt Springs Rd., West Columbia, SC 29170. Email applications to

The Town of Springdale is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a drug screen and various background investigations which may include criminal history, driving record, credit report, employment history, education verification and personal references.