OLMSTED TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT
26900 COOK ROAD
OLMSTED TOWNSHIP, OHIO 44138
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Updated: July 19, 2019
Job Classification: Part-Time Patrol Officer
Olmsted Township Police Department is currently building an ongoing eligibility list for Part-Time Patrol Officer.
Interested candidates must also submit a completed Olmsted Township employment application, resume and a cover letter that clearly explains how your skills and experience align with the above job qualifications to Matthew Vanyo, Chief of Police, 26900 Cook Road Olmsted Township, Ohio 44138 or firstname.lastname@example.org and place in subject line: “Part-time patrol officer position.” Application materials are available at http://www.egovlink.com/public_documents300/olmsted/published_documents/Employement/20140417-OT_Employment_Ap.pdf. Copies of all required and preferred qualifications must be attached to your application packet, resume, and cover letter for consideration in this eligibility process.
Olmsted Township Police Department requires the candidate PHQ. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. Please complete the PHQ as soon as possible as it is required for your hiring process.
Salary Information: $16.00 - $18.00 an hour
Benefit Information: No benefits. OPBA Collective Bargaining Agreement. $650.00 clothing allowance annually. All hired part-time officers will be issued all required police uniforms, equipment, and bulletproof vest.
Department Information: The Olmsted Township Police Department is a community-oriented police agency that provides professional, full service policing with highly trained personnel. The Police Department proactively patrols 10.0 square miles and serves the 15,000 residents. The Police Department operates a Patrol Bureau, Detective Bureau, SRO/ DARE program, bike patrol unit and other specialized services.The department is comprised of a Chief of Police, Lieutenant of Police, one Detective, 3 Sergeants, 11 full time patrol officers, and 4 part-time patrol officers. Mission StatementThe Mission of the Olmsted Township Police Department, in partnership with the community, is to continually seek ways to promote and maintain a feeling of safety, security, and tranquility for our residents and visitors by delivering the highest quality of police services.Vision StatementWe are dedicated to advancing a high quality of life and safety by recognizing and adjusting to the changing needs of the community. To do this, we commit ourselves to continually strengthen the police-community partnership by resolving problems and addressing their needs by exercising a set of high core values based on Courage, Integrity, and CharacterHigh Core Values of the Olmsted Township Police Department:COURAGE: The mental and moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, and difficulty. INTEGRITY: Acting for what is right; discerning right from wrong; Act for what is right regardless of risk to self.CHARACTER: The result of sustained INTEGRITY and COURAGE.
Area Information: Olmsted Township / Cuyahoga County / Southwest portion of Cuyahoga County
Population: Approximately 15,000
Age: 21 years of age
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Corrected to 20/20 ; No color or night blindness
College: Extra credit for Associates Degree and Undergraduate Degree
Extra credit for military service
Academy Certification: ACTIVE, NON EXPIRED OPOTA Certificate from State of Ohio sanctioned Peace Officer Academy
Prior Experience: Preferred
Schooling Prior and Post Hiring:
Specific Disqualifiers/Behaviors: Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers
Issuance of Conditional Offer of Employment: A conditional appointment may be made on based on the condition that candidate successfully passes a psychological evaluation, medical examination and drug test.