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Police Officer

The Fort Mitchell Kentucky Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applications will be accepted from those with police experience. Retired Kentucky officers eligible for re-hire will be given preference. Applications for Employment along with a resume and cover letter must be returned by Friday, July 19, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

The City of Fort Mitchell, with a population of 8,200 is centrally located in Kenton County, KY. The City is comprised of a mix of established suburban residential areas and small commercial districts. I-75 and US 25/Dixie Highway cross the city driving significant amounts of traffic to and through the city each day.

The Fort Mitchell Police Department is a 15 officer police department providing 24/7/365 police coverage to the city. Dispatched call volume in the city is moderate, affording officers the opportunity for pro-active police work and community involvement. Opportunities for specialization include a bike patrol, full-time detective position, school resource officer position, and K9 officer. Additionally, the police department works to empower individual officers to follow their interests in taking on responsibilities beyond routine patrol.

The Fort Mitchell Police Department offers competitive pay ($20-$28 per hour) and benefits commensurate with experience. Benefits include take-home fleet, on-site gym, phone stipend, holiday pay, and competitive vacation and sick leave policies. Applicants must be a high school graduate, at least 21 years of age, free of felony conviction, and possess a valid driver’s license. Bachelor’s or Associate degree strongly preferred.Applications are available at the Fort Mitchell City Building, 2355 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky 41017 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday or may be downloaded CLICK HERE. EOE – Applicant’s assistance under the ADA Act contact 859-331-1212.

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Crossing Guard Part-Time Seasonal

The city of Fort Mitchell is looking to fill 3 newly added part-time seasonal crossing guard positions. The hours are school days, 7:15 a.m. through 8:15 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. through 3:30 p.m. No experience necessary. The city will consider individuals only interested in the morning or afternoon shifts or certain days if the remaining openings can be filled by another candidate. The Fort Mitchell Police Department will provide training and safety equipment. Pay is $10.00 per hour. Individuals must be highly dependable and capable of working during adverse weather conditions. All applicants are subject to a police background check. The City of Fort Mitchell fully and actively supports equal opportunity employment for qualified candidates regardless of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. Applications are available online or in person at the Fort Mitchell City Building at 2355 Dixie Highway. Applications must be submitted to the City of Fort Mitchell by 4:00 p.m. Friday August 9th.

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