POLICE DEPARTMENT

Police Officer Recruitment
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The Duluth Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Officers. The Duluth Police Department is looking for both Certified and Non-Certified applicants.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and must be a United States citizen.
  • Possess a High School Diploma or state-issued G.E.D., some college is preferred
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Georgia P.O.S.T Certified or Graduate of a Georgia Law Enforcement Academy preferred, but will consider sending otherwise highly qualified candidates to the police academy
  • Be physically and mentally able to perform the essential job functions as listed in the Job Description
  • Must be able to show proof of United States Citizenship
INCENTIVE PAY
Up to 5% Incentive Pay for certain Law Enforcement Experience and Up to 5% for Language Skills in a Desirable Language.

AFTER 1 YEAR
Potential for Promotion to Master Police Officer with 5% raise based on acceptable Job Performance and Passing Written Exam.

For more information regarding requirements for this position, please read the Job Description.

For information regarding Benefits, please read the Duluth Benefits Handbook.

BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION
A rigid and thorough personal, work experience, and qualifcation background investigation is required, which includes: Medical Exam, Physical Agility Exam, Drug Screening Test, Psychological Tests (Written and Clinical), Polygraph Examination, Verification of ALL Credentials and Qualifications (Personal References, Previous Employment, POST Status, Education, Training, Etc.) and Interviews.

TO APPLY
You can pick up an application at the Duluth Police Department, or Download an Application.

For more information, please contact Major Don Woodruff at (678) 512-3705 or via email at dwoodruff@duluthpd.com.