Do you think you have what it takes to join one of the Georgia's leading law enforcement agencies? The Dalton Police Department is currently taking applications from candidates to become new DPD officers.
To qualify as an applicant, candidates must meet the standards set by the Georgia Peace Officer Training Standards Council (POST), be at least 21 years old, be a citizen of the United States, and have at least a high school diploma or the equivalent, with at least some college education preferred. Starting pay for new officers is approximately $14.99 per hour. Further pay adjustments are made during the first year of service as training and probation requirements are met. Additional education incentives are available for recruits with Baccalaureate Degrees.
Applications can be obtained at the Human Resources Office in City Hall, 300 West Waugh Street, Dalton, GA 30721. A City of Dalton application must be filled out and received by the job closing date of February 25, 2011 at 5:00 pm E.S.T.
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