• Cartersville Police Department is Hiring!

    City of Cartersville
    Job Description
    Are you looking for a rewarding career and not just a job? Would you like a career where no day is the same? If so, being part of our team at the Cartersville Police Department may be just what you are looking for.
    If you are looking for a career in law enforcement, the Cartersville Police Department invites you to apply with us for the position of Police Officer. We are always accepting applications. We welcome both certified and non-certified applicants. We are seeking career-minded, mature, driven individuals with a proven track record to join our team.
    Responsibilities
    • Deter crimes and assure community through high-visibility policing
    • Patrol assigned areas and monitor activities to protect people/property
    • Investigate crimes and apprehend suspected law violators
    • Observe and respond to various situations or emergencies
    • Follow rules, guidelines and protocols
    • Conduct initial investigations
    • Gather evidence and ensure successful prosecutions
    • Produce internal reports and provide feedback on case status
    • Deal with case paperwork and administrative procedures
    • Foster good public relationships and liaise with community groups or individuals
    • Coordinate operations with other emergency services
    • Attend and provide evidence in court
    Skills
    • Proven working experience in law enforcement is a plus
    • Adequate interpersonal and communication skills
    • Ability to build effective working relationships
    • Sound judgement along with effective decision making skills
    • Conflict resolution and problem solving skills
    • Responsibility, dependability, honesty and integrity
    • Willing to submit to medical and criminal background checks
    • Valid driving license
    • High school degree required
    Contact us at 770-382-2526 with any questions. Job Posting flyer here.
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