Patrol Officer 1st Class

POSITION: Patrol Officer 1st Class
DATE POSTED: April 4, 2018
DATE CLOSED: May 10, 2018
WAGES: $56,727.00
HOURS: Shifts vary

This sworn is responsible for public protection, law enforcement, and criminal investigations. A Uniform Division Patrol Officer First Class is assigned to 1 of 3 shifts in the preservation of public peace, prevention of crime, detection and arrest of violators, protection of life and property, enforcement of all State of Indiana criminal and infraction statutes and City of Mishawaka ordinances.

Under the General direction of the Uniform Division Shift Captain, a Uniform Division Patrol Officer First Class must exercise considerable independent responsibility for their assigned shift and consult with superior officers to discuss progress, or solicit advice.

A Uniform Division Patrol Officer First Class is considered a front line position. A Uniform Division Patrol Officer First Class is held accountable for their own personal judgment and effectiveness.

  1. Good communication skills
  2. Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  3. Ability to identify and interview victims, suspects and witnesses and record responses and observations
  4. Ability to pass physical/mental examinations and maintain personal physical fitness
  1. Valid driver’s license
  2. Successful completion of all testing requirements
  3. Successful completion of Law Enforcement Academy
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Mishawaka Police Application.pdf

Resumes/applications may be submitted via email, fax, regular mail, or in person to:
Mail: Human Resources
City of Mishawaka
600 East Third St
Mishawaka, Indiana  46544
Fax: (574) 254-0197
Please be sure to indicate the position you are applying for in your cover letter and resume.

The City of Mishawaka is an Equal Opportunity Employer