Now Hiring: Full-time Police Officer

City of Arlington

Full-time Police Officer


General Duties:

The Full-time Police Officer is responsible for the protection of life and property through the enforcement of the law consistent with federal and state law, municipal ordinances, and according to the policies of the City of Arlington utilizing the community policing philosophy. Full-time Police Officers work to form partnerships with the community and other service providers, perform problem solving based on community identified issues and perform community outreach to a diverse citizen constituency. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • Associate Degree in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice or equivalent.
  • Licensed or eligible to be licensed (academic and skills training completed) by the Minnesota P.O.S.T. Board.
  • Preferred EMT licensure or will receive EMT licensure within first year of employment.



For required application and job description, see below or contact Arlington City Offices, 204 Shamrock Drive, Arlington, MN 55307 – (507) 964-2378.  Cover letter, resume and application will be accepted and considered until January 28, 2019, or until position is filled.  First round of interviews will be conducted February 4, 5, and 6, 2019.  The City of Arlington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full-Time Police Officer Job Description

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