Police Officers perform general duty police work in protecting life and property, maintaining order, preventing crimes, apprehending criminals, and enforcing laws and ordinances. Work is performed in accordance with department rules and regulations and a variety of legislated and other enactments and precedents. Work usually consists of routine patrol, preliminary investigation and traffic regulation duties that may performed in patrol cars or on foot. Work involves an element of personal danger and employees must be able to act without direct supervision and exercise discretion and independent judgment in meeting emergencies.
Education and Experience
To be eligible to apply for the position of police officer, applicants must meet one of the specific requirements listed in the job posting.
Special Requirements for this opportunity are also listed in the job posting to include being a licensed MN Peace Officer or eligible to be licensed by the State of Minnesota pursuant to MN Statute 626.84-626.89 and MN RULES 6700.0100 - 6700.1900. Eligible to be licensed is defined as having completed the academic and skills training required by Minnesota Statutes and passed the "Peace Officer Licensing Examination"
For more information and to apply online, please visit our website: www.rochestermn.gov
Benefits information is not available for this position. Please contact the city directly for this information.