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Posting Number: S00417FY17
Budget Type: Budgeted/Benefits - Full-Time
The Police Cadet, under supervision, attends a basic police training program conducted by the Texas Engineering Extension Service Law Enforcement Training Division and includes one week of departmental orientation.
Required Education and Experience:
High School diploma or GED. 45 college credit hours from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of education and experience. (Each year of continuous experience as a commissioned law enforcement officer in the state of Texas and/or each year of active duty in a branch of the U.S. Armed Forces may be substituted for ten (10) college credit hours. A maximum of 30 college credit hours may be substituted. A minimum of 15 college credit hours from an accredited college or university is required.) Two years of full-time employment or military service.
Required Licenses, Certifications or Registrations:
Upon employment, applicant must complete the basic police academy and pass the required State of Texas police licensing exam. Applicant must pass an entrance exam to be considered for employment. Must have a State of Texas class "C" vehicle operator's license or ability to obtain within 30 days of employment.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The elements of the selection process are: online application, written exam, initial interview, records check, Personal History Statement, background investigation, polygraph exam, oral interview, Chief's panel, medical exam, drug screen, psychological exam, fingerprint check, and final selection. The expected duration of the selection process is 90-120 days. Applicants that are not selected for hire may re-apply for the next available posted position. The last day to submit an application for this position is Wednesday, January 18, 2017. The written exam for this position will be administered on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at 6:00 PM, on the TAMU Campus in College Station, TX. Applicants will be notified as to the exact location on campus prior to the exam.
The Texas A&M System is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to diversity.