THE CITY OF WEST COLUMBIA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.
The City of West Columbia appreciates your interest in our organization. The City provides a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time city employees, which includes health and life insurance, annual leave and sick leave. In addition, the City participates in the S. C. Retirement System.
APPLICATIONS ARE CURRENTLY BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS.
The West Columbia Police Department has an immediate opening
for a police officer. Must be at least 21 years of age and have a high
school diploma or GED equivalent and possess a valid S.C. driver’s license.
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and be able to pass a medical exam to S.C.
Criminal Justice Academy standards as well as a drug test. Additional
requirements are a satisfactory driving record, credit history, and the ability
to pass a background investigation. Must be able to pass a physical
agility test that includes the ability to run, climb, jump, lift, and drag heavy
weight (over 100 lbs.) within standards and times established by the S.C.
Criminal Justice Academy, utilize a firearm, and operate a motor vehicle under
normal and emergency situations. Good communication and computer skills
are essential. The position requires the ability to work rotating shifts in
extreme weather conditions. Base salary is $30,517 annually. Please
Pleaseprovide the following with your application:
Copy of driver’s license
Copy of birth certificate
Copy of high school diploma or GED along with any other diplomas from other schools
Ten year credit history
Ten year driver’s record from any state in which they were licensed
Copy of any divorce decrees
Copy of DD-214 if applicable
Copy of SS card
Click HERE to download the new applicant packet.
Click HERE to download Adobe PDF Reader.
Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 200 N. 12th Street, West Columbia, SC 29169, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or downloaded from the above link. This job vacancy announcement is not a contract. The status of a position may be changed at any time.