Now through Jan. 17, the Franklin Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for police officer positions.
Testing will be held Jan. 27, 2020. Qualified applicants will be contacted in January with test day instructions upon successful completion of their application.
Under limited supervision, Franklin police officers patrol assigned zones while exercising responsibility for the enforcement of state and local laws relating to public safety and welfare. They control traffic, prevent crime and disturbances of the peace and arrest violators. While working under often stressful, high-risk conditions, officers apply good, independent judgment when dealing with dangerous or unusual situations and implement safe practices and procedures.
Go to the city of Franklin job openings page to fill out an application and for more details.
Here are some job details:
• $45,272 for P.O.S.T. Certified Officers
• $40,040 for non-P.O.S.T. Certified Officers
• Take-home car program
• Four-day work week
• On-site fitness facilities
• Vacation and sick leave, paid personal days and paid holidays
• Shift differential pay
• Annual uniform and equipment allowance
• Tuition reimbursement
• Medical, dental and vision benefits
• TCRS enhanced retirement
Education and experience:
The required knowledge, skill and abilities to satisfactorily perform job duties are normally acquired through attainment of an associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college, technical school or six months to one year of related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.