City of Ripley-Accepting Applications-Patrolmen.1-22-2020




The Ripley Police Department is accepting applications for three (3) full-time patrolmen.  

Responsible for general duty police work in protecting the life, persons, and property of the citizens of Ripley through enforcement of laws and ordinances.  Must possess upon hire or complete within six months of hire, the State of Tennessee Police Officer P.O.S.T. certification and maintain appropriate certification throughout employment.  Must be in compliance with TCA 38-8-106.  Applicants or officers without existing certification are welcome to submit.  Applicants must have the ability to pass a work-related physical proficiency/agility test, a medical/physical examination, a psychological examination and background investigation.  Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.  Job requires sufficient physical strength, stamina, and ability to pass a work-related physical proficiency test and pre-employment examination.  The work is physically demanding, may require lifting heavy objects, and may require working in inclement weather.    

Applications and qualifications for position can be picked up at Ripley City Hall

110 S. Washington Street, Ripley, TN 38063 during regular working hours.  Applications must be returned to Ripley City Hall no later than Friday, January 31, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.  

The City of Ripley is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provider of services.  The City of Ripley ensures compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; 49 CFR, Part 21; related statutes and regulations to the end that no person shall be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity on the basis of race, color, gender, age, disability or national origin.


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