MBTA Transit Police Department
Police Officer- Lateral Transfer
Closing Date: August 16, 2013
Salary Range: 51,000 to 76,000 per year
Current Massachusets Civil Service Police OfficerBe at least 21 years of age at time of hire;
Posses or have the ability to obtain and maintain the following: Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Operator’s license; Massachusetts Class A large capacity License to Carry Firearms;
Be able to successfully complete a comprehensive pre-employment background investigation, physical, drug and psychological testing;
Massachusetts Police Training Committee (MPTC) (formerly the Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training Council (MCJTC)) Basic Officer Recruit Academy Certificate, or possess a current MPTC academy waiver for equivalent out of state academy training;Be a non-smoker;
Minimum of one year (post MPTC academy graduation) full-time policing; andHave a release from their current department indicating the Appointing Authority’s approval for a lateral transfer if selected for the position of MBTA Transit Police Officer.
Preference will be given to candidates who possess the following:
Associates degree (or higher);
Two years full-time policing; and
Graduate of the MBTA Transit Police Academy;
To Apply: Forward resumes and cover letters electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. All submissions must be received no later than 3:30 pm on August 16, 2013.