Rice Police Department

Position: Police Officer working part-time hours

Contact:  City Clerk Julie Fandel, 320-393-2280, jfandel@ricemn.us.

Application Deadline:  Received by Monday, March 2nd, 2020 at 4:00 P:M.  Applications will only be accepted by email, US mail and in person.  Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and resume in addition to a City of Rice employment application – failing to do so will result in the application being rejected.

The City of Rice is seeking candidates for the position of Part–Time Police Officer.  Part-time Police Officers in the City of Rice will be full time licensed by the MN Post Board and supplement our full-time staff by working patrol shifts and special events as needed.  Hours will include weekends and holidays.  Shifts will generally be 8 hours long with 1-2 shifts per week.  Hourly rate will vary between $17.00 and $21.00 per hour depending on experience and qualifications.

   Minimum Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must possess an Associate Degree or higher in law enforcement
  • Must be eligible for licensure as a peace officer by the MN POST Board by the date of the application deadline.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must pass comprehensive psychological and physical exams/testing

Applications are available online at http://www.cityofrice.com or may be obtained in person at the Rice Police Department/Rice City Hall 205 East Main Street, Rice, MN 56367.  In addition to the application, applicants are required to submit a cover letter and resume. For more information please contact City Clerk Julie Fandel at jfandel@ricemn.us  320-393-2280.

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