Snellville - Police Officer

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Department Snellville Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitlePolice Officer
SalaryCERTIFIED: $60,000-$70,000 | NON-CERTIFIED: $40,000 until Certified
Deadline Jul 7, 2023 11:59 PM Eastern
Location Snellville, GA
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Snellville Police Department, GA Police Jobs





  • POST Certified Candidates:  $60,000 - $70,000 based on incentives for education, experience, and training. 
  • Non-Certified Candidates:  $40,000, increased to starting certified officer pay upon successful completion of the Police Academy.

QUALIFYING INCENTIVES: Up to $10,000 maximum. 

  • Experience:
    • $1,000 per year, up to 5 years (max $5,000)
    • Military Veteran:  $1,000
  • Education (max $3,000):
    • Associate’s Degree:  $1,500, or
    • Bachelor’s Degree:  $3,000
  • Training:
    • POST Field Training Officer Certification:  $1,000
    • POST Advanced Certification:  $1,000
    • POST General Instructor:  $1,000
    • POST Accident Reconstruction Certification:  $1,000
    • POST Supervisory Certification:  $1,000
    • POST Managerial Certification:  $1,500


$2,000 signing bonus paid upon the successful completion of Field Training.


This is general law enforcement work responsible for protecting life and property and enforcing laws and ordinances.  Work involves routine patrol in assigned area, responding to emergency calls, alarms and citizen complaints.  Duties include traffic enforcement, assignments, preliminary investigations and other related work.  An officer of higher ranks reviews work assignments.  Work requires independent judgment and discretion in difficult or unusual situations.  Work involves an element of personal danger.  Work is performed under the general supervision of a police Corporal.


  • Must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older,
  • High School diploma or equivalent, and
  • Possess a valid Georgia Driver’s License.


  • Advanced Degree (Associate’s Degree or higher)
  • Georgia Basic Peace Officer Certification


The application process will consist of an application review, oral interview, a comprehensive background investigation to include an evaluation of prior education and work experience, a criminal history review and a credit history review.  Candidates who successfully complete the background investigation may be given a conditional job offer.  A final offer of employment would then be dependent upon the candidate’s successful completion of pre-employment testing which includes a physical assessment, drug screen, polygraph and psychological exam.



Snellville Police Department, GA Police Jobs


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Jobs close at 11:59 PM (Eastern) on the deadline date specified, or when the position capacity has been met, or unless otherwise specified in the announcement. If the deadline date is not specified in the announcement, the agency has sole discretion on setting the deadline and jobs may close without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to thoroughly read and understand the deadline requirements and capacity limits as outlined by the agency.

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