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City of Hutto

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Job title: Patrol Officer: TCOLE Certified or Current Cadet
Job location: Hutto, TX 78634 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 06/09/14
Job type: Full-Time

Job Classification

Job Category:Police

Job Description

Job description:
At the Hutto Police Department you’re not just a number filling a patrol roster. We consider you part of our extended family. Yes, we are a small but rapidly growing city. At Hutto PD we don’t kick in doors and make the big headline news arrests everyday. What we do offer is an opportunity for you to be part of a community policing team that in second to none. We are seeking individuals willing to take the challenge of becoming a police officer in Hutto, Texas. We seek intelligent, innovative, highly skilled and motivated people who are passionate about their work and strive to make a difference. Candidates must be of unquestionable integrity, who do not settle for complacency, who are brave, strong, yet compassionate, gentle and kind.

The latest population estimates show Hutto exceeding 20,500 residents, making Hutto one of the fastest growing cities in the state and the nation. Located at the intersection of US 79 and SH 130, Hutto is approximately 5 miles east of Round Rock, 15 miles south of the county seat of Georgetown, and 20 miles from downtown Austin, making it an attractive place to live. The Hutto Police Department is a professional organization offering job stability, training and great equipment.

If you feel you possess the minimum requirements and have the maximum desire to serve your community then a career with us may be right for you.

Must be TCOLE certified or currently be attending an accredited academy to begin the application process.

The city of Hutto benefits include, a fully equipped take home patrol vehicle, 12 hour shifts with every other weekend off when assigned to patrol, 12 Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement, Medical and Dental Insurance, Deferred Compensation Program, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, TMRS 7% 2 to 1 match retirement, 80 hours vacation.

Minimum starting hourly rate is $20.53 per hour or $42,702.00 based on a 2080 hour work year.

Maximum starting hourly rate is $22.44 per hour or $46,675.00 based on a 2080 hour work year.

First year salary includes a $2,500.00 sign on bonus.

Go to for a full list of job requirements and benefits.

A modified Field Training Program may be available for experienced officer.

Job Requirements

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