NOTICE OF JOB OPENING
CITY OF SAVANNAH
The City of Savannah is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. This position is under the general supervision of the Chief of Police. Interested applicants must submit an Application for Employment, which is available for pick up at Savannah City Hall, 140 Main Street, Savannah, Tennessee between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, except holidays. Applications may also be downloaded via the City of Savannah website: cityofsavannah.org. Applications will be accepted beginning Thursday, October 3, 2019 until Monday, October 28, 2019 at 5:00 P.M.
A complete job description, including essential functions required to perform this job, is available at Savannah City Hall, and will be distributed with each application. Starting pay is dependent on qualifications and education, and between $36,842 and $39,676 annually. Employees are afforded a full benefits package including employer paid medical insurance, retirement plan, and dental/vision insurance.
Applicants must be able to pass a written examination, oral interview board, physical examination, drug screen, psychological examination, and pass an extensive background investigation, including driving, credit, and criminal histories. Candidates with a felony record, serious misdemeanors involving moral turpitude, or without a valid driver’s license need not apply. The successful applicant must be able to work holidays, weekends, and regular shift work, which includes both day and night shift work. Employees of the Savannah Police Department are required to reside within Hardin County within one (1) year of employment. Qualified applicants should make plans to be present for the written examination on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm.
The City of Savannah is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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