Police Officer

Hermitage City Of   Hermitage, PA   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on March 27, 2024
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HIRING NOTICE POLICE OFFICER – CITY OF HERMITAGE

The City of Hermitage is accepting applications through Pennsylvania CareerLink @ Mercer County for the position of police officer. Interested applicants should apply through the office of Mercer County CareerLink online at https://www.pacareerlink.pa.gov/jponline/, reference job order #20034852 and complete a pre-application in person at CareerLink, 217 West State Street, Sharon, PA.

Applications must be filed no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2024.

EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

• Current starting wage $52,841, current top wage (6 years) $79,975

• Annual contractual wage increases

• Healthcare and fully paid life insurance, vision and dental coverage.

• Short-term and long-term disability coverage

• Vacation (80 hours), Personal (24 hours), sick leave (48 hours), holiday (80 hours)

• Pension plan

• $600 annual uniform/equipment payment

• 40% healthcare opt-out reimbursement available worth $3,538 to $11,346 depending on coverage.

The City of Hermitage is a third class, home rule city consisting of over 30 square miles and approximately 17,000 residents. The department consists of 33 full-time officers including criminal investigators, corporals, sergeants, deputy chiefs and chief of police and civilian support staff. The department has a K-9 unit and 2 school resource officers, an excellent police station facility and equipment. The department regularly provides specialized officer training opportunities and several officers have graduated from the FBI National Academy. Officers can reside anywhere in Mercer County and in parts of Lawrence County and eastern Ohio.

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