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Job Title: Police Cadet

Salary range: $12.00 Per Hour

Closing Date: Until Filled

Location: Police Department

Hours: Part-Time

Job Description:

The City of Dover is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Police Cadet in the Police Department.  The primary duties of this position are to provide law enforcement assistance to the Police Department.



Job Responsibilities

  • Patrol assigned areas in the Downtown Dover and Dover Public Library area to enforce City of Dover Ordinances
  • Process prisoners, including completing required paperwork and operation mug shot image computer
  • Issue summons to ordinances violators & completes arrest reports as needed
  • Assist other police personnel as directed
  • Assist with administrative and operational goals of the department

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • In-depth background investigation
  • Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
  • Physical fitness test

A criminal background investigation will be required. Candidates may be given a job-related test during the interview.

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