West Warwick - Police Officer

Job Overview

Department West Warwick Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitlePolice Officer
Deadline Aug 1, 2022 11:59 PM Eastern
Registration Fee$50.00
Contactwwpdrecruitment@gmail.com
Location West Warwick, RI
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Job Announcement

 

West Warwick Police Department, RI Police Jobs

WEST WARWICK POLICE DEPARTMENT
IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR

POLICE OFFICER

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

West Warwick Police Officers provide continuous patrols, perform a variety of community services, and acts as a first response to all incidents and emergencies. Officers conduct preliminary criminal investigations, investigate traffic collisions, and enforce federal laws, state laws, and local ordinances.  In 2021 our 51 sworn police officers responded to over 20,000 calls for service within the town’s 8 square miles, serving approximately 30,000 residents.  The department has a variety of divisions including the Patrol Division, Detective Division, Special Investigations Unit, Community Policing, School Resource Officers, and an Honor Guard.  The department is also part of West Warwick/Coventry Regional SWAT Team.  Please visit www.westwarwickpd.org for a closer look at our agency.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

In order to be eligible for the testing process, applicants must:

  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Be at least 21 years of age by December 1, 2022
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Possess a high school diploma or have obtained a General Equivalency Diploma
  • Have earned  at least thirty (30) college credits from an accredited institution recognized by the US Department of Education by August 1, 2022 OR
  • Served at least one (1) years in the US Military on active duty OR National Guard/Reserve military duty by August 1, 2022
  • Be of good moral character

 

 

SALARY & BENEFITS 

  • Patrol Officer Salary after 1 year of probation: $1,321.34/week
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Medical & Dental Coverage
  • Defined Benefit Pension System
  • Annual leave of 15 vacation days, 16 sick days and 4 personal days upon completion of probation

 


HIRING PROCESS

  • Physical Fitness Assessment
  • Written Test
  • Oral Interview Board
  • Background Investigation
  • Medical Examination
  • Psychological Examination
  • Academy Training
  •  

****Please note that a physical Fitness Test Medical Certificate must be presented on the day of the Physical Fitness Assessment and must be dated within 6 months.  Applicants who do not bring a completed Fitness Medical Certificate to the Physical Fitness Assessment will not be allowed to participate and will be removed from the process.  A copy of the Fitness Test Medical Certificate can be found at the top of this page.  Dates for the Physical Fitness Assessment will be announced at a later date.

 

Further information regarding qualifications for the Physical Fitness Assessment as well as information related to the Rhode Island Municipal Police Training Academy can be found at http://rimpa.ri.gov/.  

Individuals with past applications on file must reapply.

The West Warwick Police Department is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Please direct questions regarding this position to wwpdrecruitment@gmail.com


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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