The City of Talladega, Alabama

Job Postings

Position: Certified and Non-Certified Officer                Salary Range: $15.86 - $24.45 

Job Summary: 

Under the supervision ofthe Sergeant - Patrol, the employee performs law enforcement activities onbehalf of the City Police Department; performs patrol duties of assigned area;processes civil and criminal papers in accordance with established procedures;provides security for court proceedings; and for special events held within theCity; and performs maintenance checks on equipment prior to each shift. 

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Possess a high school diploma or GED.
2. Possess APOSTC certification; passing the written exam with score of 70% or higher.
3. Must be at least nineteen (19) years of age.
4. Must be U.S. citizen.
5. Ability to pass the Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission (APOSTC) Physical Training test prior to hire.
6. Possess a current and valid driverís license and be insurable.
7. Ability to participate in continuing education activities to maintain certification.
8. Ability to wear appropriate uniforms and safety equipment.
9. Ability to work nonstandard hours and emergency call-backs.
10. Ability to travel.

11. Ability to pass a pre-employment background check, random drug screenings, and psychological testing.

Applications for this position will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, July 26, 2019. Written examinations for this position will be given on Monday, July 29th at 10 a.m., and Wednesday, July 31st at 2 p.m. at Talladega City Hall. You must successfully complete the Physical Agility Test prior to taking the written examination. Please contact Lieutenant Tomlin at 256-362-8186 Ext. 1064 to schedule your physical as soon as possible.