This posting is only open to those applicants who are currently P.O.S.T. certified by the State of Connecticut (Lateral Entry Candidates) and provided they meet the following minimum requirements:
Have been employed as a police officer in the State of Connecticut, AND
Have NOT had more than 3 years of separation from a law enforcement unit.
NOTE: The initial pay rate for Police Officers shall be $770.58 until graduation from the Police Academy.
Vacancies are in the Police Department. Under supervision, performs law enforcement duties involving the protection of life and property, the prevention of crime and the apprehension of crime suspects; and performs public service duties involving non-criminal calls for service, the preservation of peace and working with the community. Works 40 hours per week on a shift rotation schedule involving weekends and holidays. Performs related work as required.