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Job title: Police Officer
Job location: Fairview, TX 75069 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 05/20/14
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: Salary range: $51,865 and up DOQ. Town paid health, dental, vision, life, & long term disability. TMRS: 7%, 2:1 match. Paid time off plus holidays.

Job Classification


Job Category:Police

Job Description


Job description:
Responsible for public safety, prevention of crime, and enforcement of local, state, and federal laws. Patrols community by vehicle, bicycle when assigned, and on foot. Responds to calls for service which include reports of criminal activity, traffic safety, crime prevention, and general public safety problems and nuisances. Conducts preliminary and follow-up investigations of reported crimes, traffic accidents, and complaints, including crime scene processing, interviewing witnesses and victims, and enforcing violations of the law. Performs education and inspection assignments to prevent crime and traffic accidents.

Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
Requires valid TX Driver License & basic TCLEOSE certification. Prefer 3+ years paid police experience, patrol/investigation experience, bilingual, college credits, intermediate TCLEOSE certification, and specialized certifications. Evening, night, and weekends work required. Must pass oral interview, medical, psychological, physical agility (Cooper Fitness Standards), and polygraph testing. Semi-annual physical agility testing required for continued employment. Applicants must submit Employment Application and Police Department Personal History Statement, which are available at www.fairviewtexas.org
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