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Eligibility List Posting – Police Officer CITY OF PRINCETON PRINCETON, MN
Police Officer-Salary Range: $26.53 - $36.39
Deadline: Friday, November 12, 2021 at 3:00 PM

The City of Princeton is creating a police officer eligibility roster for future openings. Those eligible and encouraged to apply include: officers desiring to make a lateral transfer, those completing law enforcement skills in 2021, and those who have competed law enforcement skills but are not yet P.O.S.T licensed. Specific job expectations and requirements are identified in the job description. Candidates must successfully complete the interview evaluation process, background check, psychological exam, and physical fitness exam that are required for the position.

General Duties:
To perform protection, prevention, enforcement, call response, pursuit, investigation, arrest, reporting, testifying in court and related community policing responsibilities in order to preserve the peace and promote the safety of citizens throughout the City of Princeton.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
• Associate's degree and / or certificate in law enforcement.
• Must be P.O.S.T. licensed or eligible prior to hiring.
• Must successfully pass a background investigation and complete a one-year probationary period.

A completed application, letter of interest, resume and MN P.O.S.T license or proof of eligibility letter are required for consideration and may be submitted in person, by mail to the Princeton Police Department or by email to Submitted packet must be received no later than 3pm on November 12th, 2021. Applications are available online at or in person at the Princeton Police Department, 305 21st Avenue South Princeton MN 55371.