Certified Police Officer
The Surfside Police Department provides law enforcement services to a diverse community with a population of approximately 5,800 residents.
The Police Department is a progressive, modern organization comprised of 31 sworn officers. Our officers provide the highest level of police service to the community we serve in a professional, courteous, ethical and judicious manner. Our civilian support staff provides an on-site communications center, property and evidence management and records management.
Must be at least 21 years old
Must be a certified Florida police officer as required by FDLE and/or CJSTC guidelines
Must be a U.S. citizen
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Must have a valid Florida driver’s license and acceptable driving record
Must be in good physical condition
Must have a good moral character
Must not have any Felony convictions, nor disqualifying criminal histories
Must successfully complete a thorough physical examination and drug screen
Must successfully complete a polygraph examination and psychological evaluation
Must successfully complete a comprehensive background investigation
Must successfully complete a Field Training Officer Program
Must successfully complete a probationary period
Must be able to work flexible hours, including midnight shifts and weekends
A minimum of 2 years law enforcement experience (preferred)
Starting Salary: $58,868.71. Excellent benefits. Open until filled.
Send Application to:
Human Resources Director
9293 Harding Avenue
Surfside, FL 33154
The Town of Surfside is an Equal Opportunity / Drug Free Workplace Employer. Veterans’ preference will be awarded under applicable Florida Law. All applications are subject to Florida Public Records Laws. Job description available on Town of Surfside website.
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