Police Officer

Employment Opportunity
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kill Devil Hills

The Kill Devil Hills Police Department is recruiting and accepting applications for entry-level sworn law enforcement positions (PO-1). Our agency offers a number of outstanding benefits for those interested in a law enforcement career.

The PO-1 position entails diverse duties, which may be physically and psychologically demanding. These duties include community policing, patrol procedures, criminal investigations, collision investigations and traffic enforcement. The Department offers a progressive career development plan for ambitious employees seeking professional growth. The candidate will receive a 5% increase in salary upon completion of a one-year probationary period.

Candidates selected for further consideration must submit to a medical exam, psychological exam and an extensive background investigation. The Department will also require the candidate to successfully complete a field-training program.

Applicants must satisfy the certification requirements of Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) as outline by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission.

Applicants must have a valid N.C. driver's license, a High School diploma or GED. A degree from an accredited college is preferred.

Starting pay is $43,415 plus benefits.


Applications must be received by the Administration Department.

Town of Kill Devil Hills
ATTN: Mr. Shawn Murphy, Assistant Town Manager
102 Town Hall Drive
PO Box 1719
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

The Town of Kill Devil Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Give us a call if you have any questions about our community or agency at (252) 449-5337. The Kill Devil Hills Police Department is recruiting and is an outstanding place to begin or continue your law enforcement career.



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