Entry and Lateral Police Officer @ City of Little Rock, Accepting Applications for the February 2020 Academy
- Company: City of Little Rock
- Updated: 1/14/2019
- Location: Little Rock
- Status: Full-Time
- Salary: $43,742.86 Annually
- Job Level: Entry Level
- Region: Central
- Category: Law Enforcement/Security
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: On-Line applications only.
Apply online at LRJobs.net.
*** PLEASE DO NOT apply on the Arkansas Business website***
***We only review applications submitted via LRJobs.net.
To learn more about the Little Rock Police Department visit: buildabetterblue.org/
Position Information/Description: To patrol an assigned district in the City of Little Rock in order to enforce laws and ordinances.
Recruits and Officers who successfully complete the Academy will be eligible for a $5,000 Recruitment Incentive.
Recruits and Officers may also qualify for up to $5,000 through our Residency Incentive Program.
Essential Job Function: For a full list of essential job functions, visit LRJobs.net
Minimum Qualifications and Additional Requirements:
To be considered for employment as a Police Officer with the Little Rock Police Department, applicants must meet the criteria established by the State of Arkansas Commission on Law Enforcement, the State of Arkansas Civil Service Statutes, and the Little Rock Civil Service Rules and Regulations (list is not all inclusive). Please visit LRJobs.net to review these eligibility requirements.
APPLICATION AND PRELIMINARY BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION: Applicants are required to complete an application and all supplemental questions on-line at LRJobs.net. Candidates will receive a confirmation email once their application has been submitted successfully.
Human Resources will submit all candidates to LRPD personnel for a preliminary background check. If any of the following are found during the preliminary background, the candidate will be automatically disqualified:
Invalid driver's license
Prior felony conviction - NOTE: Expunged and/or pardoned felonies still disqualify candidates from employment as a Police Officer
Prior domestic abuse conviction
Excessive traffic points accrued within the past three years.
Applicants who have successfully completed the on-line application, supplemental questions, and the preliminary background check will receive additional information about scheduling for the written exam.