Police Officer – Columbia Police Department, Columbia MO (Boone County)


*$19.921/hr (POST Certified)

*$18.110/hr (Non POST Certified)

*Plus $.65/hr shift differential for shifts between 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.


The City of Columbia, MO is now accepting applications to develop an eligibility roster for the position of Police Officer.  Must have completed two years of college (60 or more credit hours from an accredited college); OR 30 or more credit hours from an accredited college AND two years federal active duty military service with an honorable discharge or in good standing with reserve status; OR 30 or more credit hours from an accredited college AND a minimum of two years of employment as a full-time certified peace officer (at least 30 hours per week average). College credit in Criminal Justice preferred. Must be 21 years of age by date of hire.  Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.  Departmental response time requires residence within 30 miles of the Columbia Police Dept.  Applicants MUST attach a TRANSCRIPT from an accredited college verifying successful completion of college credit.  For more information regarding the Police Officer testing process and to submit the Official City of Columbia application form and transcripts, visit our website at   http://www.gocomojobs.com/postings/10921. Must apply by March 2, 2015.


Contact: Regan Albertson
Phone: (573) 874-7235
Fax: (573) 874-7736
Email: rialbert@gocolumbiamo.com
Website: http://www.gocomojobs.com