Police Officer Jobs in Tennessee

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Allied Universal - Mount Juliet, TN
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws Display exceptional customer service...
5 days ago
City of Brentwood - Brentwood, TN
officer or military police officer....
5 days ago
Commander, Navy Installations - Millington, TN
Announcement number ST-10916202-20-LG Control number 579198200 Duties Duties Summary You will serve as a POLICE OFFICER in the COMMANDER NAVY INSTALLATIONS COMMAND of NSA MID SOUTH TN SEC DET....
5 days ago
City of Chattanooga - Chattanooga, TN
laws and uses clear and proper traffic management signals to both pedestrians and vehicular traffic to safely cross any person within the designated school crossing zones; Communicates with School Patrol...
6 days ago
Allied Universal - Mt Juliet, TN
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws Display exceptional customer service...
8 days ago
Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County - Nashville, TN
Assists police officers, citizens, victims or other professional agencies via telephone, computer or in person....
12 days ago
Town Erwin - Erwin, TN
Police Officer Company: Town of Erwin Location: Johnson City Posted on: September 8, 2020 Job Description: The Erwin Police Department is applications for the position of Police Officer....
14 days ago
City of Murfreesboro - Murfreesboro, TN
Post Certified Police Officer applicants will be hired as Police Officers with a starting salary of $44,616.83 which is an hourly rate of $21.45....
16 days ago
Town of Erwin - Johnson City, TN
The Erwin Police Department is applications for the position of Police Officer. The application period will be open until September 9, 2020. Salary to be based on experience....
17 days ago
Sewanee The University Of The South - Sewanee, TN
prevention, and community policing information to contacts over the course of patrol duties, and participates in community relations activities. * Calls for Service * First responder for all emergency...
23 days ago
CITY OF BRISTOL TN - Bristol, TN
Police Entrance Exams The City of Bristol Tennessee is accepting applications for entry-level positions of Police Officer....
24 days ago
University of Tennessee - Memphis, TN
investigation andfingerprints; and qualify to carry a firearm....
26 days ago
Lincoln Memorial University - Harrogate, TN
three years of experience in security or law enforcement work....
29 days ago
University of Tennessee - Memphis, TN
investigation andfingerprints; and qualify to carry a firearm....
30+ days ago
Sewanee: The University of the South - Sewanee, TN
prevention, and community policing information to contacts over the course of patrol duties, and participates in community relations activities....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Tennessee

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Tennessee offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.7%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Tennessee
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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Salary for Police Officer jobs in Tennessee

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