Skip to content

Police Officer

Police Officer

The work of this position involves the enforcement of federal, state and local laws and the protection of life and property.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age prior to graduating from Mandate School. 
  • Must be a citizen of the United States.
  • Must be a high school graduate or possess a GED, incentive pay available for 30+ college hours.
  • Ability to distinguish between colors and have vision correctable to 20/20 pursuant to visual acuity standards.
  • Ability to perform the essential responsibilities/functions of the position.
  • Not have used marijuana or misused prescription drugs in the last two years or used any illegal drug other than marijuana in the last seven years.
  • Must not have been convicted of a felony, or sufficient misdemeanors as to constitute a disregard for the law or have a domestic violence violation charge.
  • Must not have been dishonorably discharged from any branch of military service. 
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License, and not have been convicted of a DUI in the last three (3) years and no more than 15 points against driver’s license.
  • Successfully pass the Compass Exam or Asset Exam, may substitute ACT or SAT test scores.  
  • Ability to meet current requirements set forth by the Georgia Police Officer Standard and Training Council.
  • Successfully pass the New Hire Physical Agility Test.
  • Must successfully pass a drug/alcohol screen and employment physical and have an acceptable psychological evaluation.
  • Must successfully pass an extensive background check, polygraph, and criminal investigation.
  • No prior experience required to perform the basic tasks of the position.
  • Must obtain National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) 100 and 700 within three (3) months of employment.
  • Must be able to work 12 hour days, nights, and/or weekend shifts, and holidays.

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : High School

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : General

Contact Information : 706-236-4453

Powered By GrowthZone