Part Time Police Officer Position

The Wright Township Board of Supervisors will accept applications for the position of part-time police officer from those individuals meeting the general qualifications as listed below. Position will not exceed a 30 hour work week at a salary of $18.00 per hour. Applications will be available at the Police Department or Supervisors Office, located in the Wright Township Municipal Building, 321 South Mountain Blvd, Mountaintop, Pa, 18707, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Telephone inquiries can be made by calling (570) 474-9067. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS FOR ALL APPLICANTS 1. Must be a citizen of the United States of America as of application due date. 2. Must be a high school graduate or possess a General Educational Development (GED) certificate as of application due date.3. Must be twenty one (21) years of age on or before appointment as a police officer. 4. Must possess or able to obtain and retain a valid Pennsylvania operator’s license at the time of appointment.5. Must have successfully completed PA Act 120 training for municipal police officers on or before appointment as a police officer. 6. Applicants must be of good moral character, with no felony or misdemeanor convictions. 7. Must successfully complete a probationary period of employment of 180 days. 8. Post-secondary education, military service, or prior law enforcement experience are desirable. Wright Township is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer