Kneehill County is seeking a highly motivated and community minded individual to join our team as a Community Peace Officer- Level 1.
This position will promote positive relations on behalf of the County through above average public relations skills, excellent judgment and a commitment to our community. You will have an opportunity to demonstrate your skills through education and enforcement of Municipal Bylaws and Provincial Statutes.
We offer a competitive salary along with a 100% employer paid benefits program. If this opportunity is of interest to you, apply by Sept 25, 2018.
Under the direction of the Manager of Protective Services, this position is responsible to provide community awareness and enforcement of Municipal Bylaws as well as various statutes as appointed through the Province of Alberta. As part of the Protective Services team, this position will work with the other Peace Officers, our regional municipalities and emergency services partners.
Minimum two year diploma in law enforcement, criminal justice or related field.
Three (3) years experience enforcing provincial statutes, municipal bylaws.
Successful completion of an approved physical abilities evaluation test for uniformed enforcement roles (P.A.R.E. preferred)
Eligible for appointment as a Community Peace Officer through Alberta Solicitor General and Public Security.
Positive public relations, communications, and customer service philosophy.
Above average commitment to the community and public service.
Valid Class 5 Alberta Operators Drivers License
Knowledge of commercial vehicle legislation and enforcement
Qualified in the use of RADAR/Laser speed detection as well as in the use/carry of O.C. and defensive baton