Employment Opportunities

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Patrol Officer - Entry Level

Full time police officer position. The primary responsibility is to protect the lives and property of the people of Miami Township, to enforce the laws of the state and the ordinances of the township and to serve the people in whatever way necessary within the scope of their particular assignment. The salary range for the position is $58,468 to $67,516 with excellent benefits.

     Education, Training and/or Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent and Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (O.P.O.T.A.) certified upon appointment. Requires a valid Ohio driver’s license.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Ability:

Requires strength in inter-personal skills as well as the ability to work independently. Must possess leadership skills and knowledge of current law enforcement strategies. Requires ability to handle stressful situations and exhibit compassion and good judgment when dealing with the public.

View the MTPD Selection Process Procedure, the Police Officer Job Description, and to download the required Application Form below. Or apply in person Monday-Friday (except holidays) 8AM – 4PM, by September 1, 2018 at: Miami Township Police Department, 2660 Lyons Road, Miami Township Ohio.

The Miami Township Police Department is currently establishing and eligibility list for Patrol Officer and uses the National Testing Network. The department anticipates closing testing on September 1, 2018, 4:00 PM.   Please note, all NTN results must be valid on the September 1, 2018, 4:00 PM closing date. If your scores will expire before September 1, 2018 you will need to retest and have valid NTN scores at the time of closing.

Candidates who pass the National Testing Network tests will be eligible to continue in the hiring process.  https://www.nationaltestingnetwork.com/

Selection Process       Job Description       Application Materials