Employment Opportunity

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS - POLICE OFFICER (Full-time and Part-time positions available)

Police Officer

Job Description

WE'RE HIRING - MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Up to $10,000 SIGNING BONUS FOR EXPERIENCED OFFICERS (Blue Pin and Green Pins)! Click for details.

We are looking for full-time and part-time responsible Police Officers to maintain law and order, protect members of the public and their properties, prevent crime and improve citizens’ quality of life in the beautiful Western Mountains of Maine. The goal is to achieve community safety and crime reduction.

Responsibilities

  • Deter crimes and assure community through high-visibility policing

  • Patrol assigned areas and monitor activities to protect people/property

  • Investigate crimes and apprehend suspected law violators

  • Observe and respond to various situations or emergencies

  • Follow rules, guidelines and protocols

  • Conduct initial investigations

  • Gather evidence and ensure successful prosecutions

  • Produce internal reports and provide feedback on case status

  • Deal with case paperwork and administrative procedures

  • Foster good public relationships and liaise with community groups or individuals

  • Coordinate operations with other emergency services

  • Attend and provide evidence in court

Skills and other Prerequisites

  • Must be at least 21 years old

  • High school diploma

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Good mental and physical condition

  • Pass background investigation

  • Proof of passing grade on Maine Criminal Justice Academy (MCJA) Alert Test

  • Complete MCJA Phase I and II Maine LE Pre-Service Training Program or equivalent

For information on pre-service testing and training, visit:

https://www.maine.gov/dps/mcja/training/preservice/index.htm

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

  • Competitive wages

  • Paid Vacations

  • 25 year/no age Retirement

  • Paid personal and family sick leave

  • Plenty of opportunity for OT & Comp time

  • Great team to work with

  • Speciality assignments (K9, Drug Task Force and more)

  • Work in beautiful Western Maine

For more information, contact Chief Tony Milligan at 207-364-3449 or visit us on Facebook.com/rumfordpd

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $19.24 to $23.10 /hour