The Rochester Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time police officer.
Applications may be picked up at the Rochester Police Department, 312 Main Street, and returned no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 14.
Lateral applicants will be accepted and are encouraged to apply.
For questions, call Chief Shotts or Lt. Campbell at 574-223-3313.
Some requirements are:
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and under 40 years of age and the time of appointment
High School Diploma or GED
Pass a written and physical agility test
Pass a background investigation
After the first year of employment, officers earn $60,000 per year. Other benefits include:
Health Insurance costing the employee $1 per year
Holiday and longevity pay
Take home vehicle program