Careers

arrow

 

If you are interested in a career that offers challenges, rewards, and the chance to make a difference in people’s lives, then a career with the a Jefferson Police Department is just what you’re looking for. The Jefferson Police Department offers exciting career opportunities in a progressive and professional environment.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid Georgia driver’s license
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED(college degree preferred)
  • Georgia P.O.S.T. certified police officer or police certification from another state
  • No felony convictions
  • Pass an extensive background history check
  • Pass a polygraph or voice stress analysis test
  • Pass a drug screen
  • Pass a medical and psychological exam

Benefits Include:

  • Take home patrol vehicle after completion of 6-month probationary period. Qualifying candidates must reside in Jackson County
  • Medical, dental, and life insurance
  • Educational assistance
  • Paid vacation and sick leave, provided on an accrual basis
  • Paid holidays

If you are interested in a career with the Jefferson Police Department, please fill out an application and submit it to 140 Mahaffey Street, Jefferson, GA 30549.