PERRY TOWNSHIP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Part Time Position
The Perry Township Police Department is accepting applications for a Part-time Police Officer.
Applicants must have the following:
A valid driver’s license
High school diploma or GED
Ohio Basic Law Enforcement Training certification
Successful applicants must satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical, drug screening, and psychological testing. Starting salary is dependent upon experience. (see below)
Duties include but are not limited to: enforcement of all criminal and traffic laws of the State of Ohio, investigation of suspicious or unusual incidents occurring during his/her tour of duty and conducts preliminary investigations of all actual crimes which he/she discovers or is assigned to investigate; and makes arrests for felony or misdemeanor offenses in accordance with State Statutes.
Have an interest in serving the community of Perry Township
Build community partnerships through daily personal encounters
Utilize good communication techniques to persuade de-escalation and positive outcomes
Detect and prevent crime through pro-active patrol and engagement
Maintain trust and public order
Enforce the laws and ordinances of the city and all other pertinent laws with dignity and respect
Patrol assigned areas during a specific period both in a vehicle and on foot
Investigate suspicious activity and make arrests when appropriate
Maintain records, prepare reports and perform related clerical duties
Provide general information to the public concerning police action and enforcement
Conduct crowd control during public gatherings
Maintain a personal high standard of physical fitness and nutrition with the ability to respond appropriately to stressful and/or challenging situations
Requirements: Minimum education is that of a high school diploma/GED with Ohio Basic Law Enforcement Training certificate. Preference given to candidates with the following: Associate’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, or Sworn Law Enforcement or Active Duty Military experience. Must be 21 and possess a valid driver’s license at the time of hire. Willingness to work days, nights, weekends and holidays.
Please submit applications and resumes to: Recruitment@PerryTwpPolice.org.