Sylacauga Chamber of Commerce, 17 West Fort Williams, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150, Phone 256-249-0308, Fax 256-249-0315
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Full Time Patrol Officer

Job Description

This position performs crime prevention patrol, enforces traffic laws, responds to and investigates incidents, carries out arrest procedures, presents testimony and evidence, conducts community relations activities, maintains records and prepares reports, and performs services to the department.


Graduation from high school or GED with additional training and/or college course work in Criminal Justice.  Must hold or obtain APOST Certification within six (6) months of employment.  Must posses valid certification for (BAT) for Law Enforcement Officers.  Must meet physical and psychological requirements.  Minimum 21 years old, valid Alabama driver's license.


Must submit to pre-employment drug screen and physical exam.  Must submit to pre-employment background investigation.  Must submit to drug test on reasonable suspicion of drug use and random drug tests.  Must be willing to comply with City and Police Department policies and work rules.  Must be willing to work during non-duty hours, holidays, and weekends when necessary to achieve goals.  Must be willing to attend required CEU's needed to maintain his/her APOST certification.  Must hold current APOST certification with demonstrated skill.


How_Applicants_Should_Apply: Apply in person at City Hall, 2nd Floor, Human Resources.  Must apply by Thursday, November 9, 2017 by 4:00 pm.

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