Important Global Message
The Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center has been activated and is closely monitoring Erika. For any updates about County facilities and services, please visit: http://www.miamidade.gov/emergency
Miami-Dade Police Department will be accepting applications for Non-Certified, Certified, and Lateral Police Officers from Monday, December 28, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., through Thursday, June 30, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. (Applicants that applied since February 15, 2015 do not need to reapply)
Online Application Only
To apply please go to http://www.miamidade.gov/jobs/.
Salary Entry: $50,490.70 - Max: $85,775.30 Yearly
Police Officer Minimum Qualifications:
For Certified Police Officers: Possession of a current active Basic Recruit Certificate of Compliance from the State of Florida or its equivalent.
A variety of additional Pay Supplements and Pay Incentives are available.
The following required documents must be presented at the time of orientation: Social Security Card, Acceptable Photo Identification (such as Drivers' license, Proof of U.S. Citizenship, and Basic Recruit Certificate of Compliance from the State of Florida or its equivalent (for Certified Police Officers Only).
Applicants must meet minimum County medical standards. Must possess visual acuity not exceeding 20/100 uncorrected, corrected to 20/30 or better. Contact lenses are permitted. Applicants must be able to distinguish between the colors red, green, and yellow. Weight must be in proportion to height. Applicants successfully completing a background investigation will be administered a psychological evaluation to determine suitability and compatibility to perform the basic job functions.
Veteran's preference documents are required to be submitted at the time of application to:
Miami-Dade County, Human Resources
111 NW 1st Street, 21 Floor
Miami, FL 33128-1906
or scanned and emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org;
or via facsimile to
Please note that veteran's preference will not be awarded unless the documentation is complete and received on a timely basis. Do not submit originals as documents cannot be returned.
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