The City of Mounds View is accepting applications to fill a current full-time Police Officer position, as well as create a list for future police officer openings. A lateral hire, depending on length of experience, policing skills, and talents, may be eligible for hiring incentives. This position is responsible, during a specified period of time, for the maintenance of order, enforcement of laws, and protection of life and property. This position also assists in the investigation of criminal offenses, accidents, and other police-related problems.
Minimum qualifications: Associates degree in Law Enforcement or related field; US Citizen; must have or be qualified to obtain a valid Minnesota driver’s license; POST Board licensed or eligible to be licensed by December 1, 2020.
Desirable qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Law Enforcement or related field; one year of experience in law enforcement, either a sworn, non-sworn, or volunteer position; fluent in a second language; CPR and First Aid Certification.