Lake Worth, Texas
City of Lake Worth
3805 Adam Grubb
Lake Worth, TX 76135
Phone: 817-237-1224, ext. 236
Application Deadline: 11/16/04 City of Lake Worth
Application Deadline: 11/16/04
City of Lake Worth
Now Hiring 5 Officers!
To obtain more information call:
Lieutenant Charles Wallace
817-237-1224, ext. 236
For an application stop by the City Services Desk:
Lake Worth City Hall
3805 Adam Grubb
Lake Worth, TX
Job description statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job title. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.
Under general direction enforces Federal, State and local laws and ordinances. Performs various duties to support law enforcement activities as well as provide service to the citizens in an efficient and professional manner.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
This position receives supervision from the Patrol Sergeant. This position does not supervise any other position.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School diploma or General Education Degree.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES
Valid Class C Texas drivers’ license; valid Texas Basic Officer Certification or approved equivalent as accepted by TCLEOSE.
Ability to see. Ability to read, write and comprehend the English language. Ability to demonstrate effective communication of ideas both verbally and in written form using the English language. Ability to communicate in the English language under strained circumstances. Ability to demonstrate manual dexterity, strength and proficiency by qualifying with firearms as required by the State of Texas and the Lake Worth Police Department. Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time. Ability to rise, kneel and crawl unaided. Ability to twist upper body without injury. Ability to pull, carry or drag 100 pounds for a distance of at least thirty feet. Ability to coordinate two or more physical operations simultaneously. Ability to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions involving heat and cold. Ability to control emotions under stressful conditions. Ability to interact with coworkers to accomplish work. Ability to show independence and autonomy. Ability to make quick and sound decisions in stressful situations. Ability to understand and follow City/Departmental policies, rules and regulations. Ability to identify and distinguish between primary colors. Ability to work effectively around
mechanical hazards. Ability to pass a background investigation by the Lake Worth Police Department. Ability to pass a medical examination, polygraph, psychological and/or drug screen if required by the City of Lake Worth and/or the State of Texas. Ability to demonstrate basic mathematical ability in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Ability to crouch and/or stoop. Ability to work around explosive hazards as with bomb threats, explosions and car fires. Ability to walk and run unaided for specified distances.
The City of Lake Worth is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the City of Lake Worth will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.