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Type: Full Time

  • Salary/Pay Rate: $37,128 - $45,000

The City of Winder is accepting applications for Certified Police Officer. Individuals considered for employment will be responsible for performing routine patrol, responding to emergency calls; enforcing federal, state and local laws; investigating crimes and participating in community relations programs. Must be able to work a 12-hour shifts including on-call status, nights, weekends, holidays, court dates and overtime.

Must maintain a valid line of communication such as home or cellular phone.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Georgia POST Certified Police Officer or police certification from another State

  • Possess a valid Georgia driver's license

  • Must be at least 21 years of age

  • Possess a high school diploma

  • No felony convictions

  • Must be computer literate

  • Pass an extensive background investigation

  • Must be able to be bonded and pass a credit check

Education Incentive addition annually:

  • Associates Degree $3,120.00

  • Bachelor's Degree $4,680.00

Tours and ride-alongs are available for interested candidates. An application must be completed for this position. Resumes can be submitted along with applications to the HR Department by fax: (770) 867-0587 or mail: City of Winder, HR Department, 25 E. Midland Avenue, Winder, GA 30680. You may also drop off your application to the same address.


The City of Winder is a Equal Opportunity Employer.