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Police Employment

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POLICE OFFICER MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
A minimum of 45 college credit hours and basic certification preferred. Must have or be able to obtain a valid Texas driver license and a good driving record.  Five years’ experience in law enforcement preferred.
 

PHYSICAL & ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Employee might be exposed to possibly dangerous criminals on a daily basis. Employee must work in extreme temperatures and may be exposed to chemicals and diseases. Sufficient physical ability to bend, run, lift and crawl into small spaces. Must be able to restrain suspects. Must be able to patrol in a police vehicle.

Please visit the Human Resources Department to apply.

The City of University Park will not refuse to hire or otherwise discriminate against any individual with respect to his or her compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment because of such individual's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or age.

COMPENSATION

  • Police Officer $75,011.85 - $95,726.72 per year
  • Education Pay and TCOLE certification pay  
  • $150 per month for Police Officer Expert Pay
  • Retirement Benefits with Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) with a 7% employee contribution and 2:1 City match