STARTING SALARY
$44,500
per year

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLYING
Open

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Patrolman position is responsible for the safety and protection of all persons, both employees and passnegers of Amtrak, and the protection of property from damage or loss. Police Officers enforce all federal, state and local laws, prevent crime, preserve peace, resolve disputes, apprehend offenders and investigate incidents to prevent re-occurence and limit corporate liability. The incumbent will perform patrol related duties and respond to calls for service and assistance, identify hazards and pro-actively act to protect employees and the public.

Candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED and either a certificate of successful completion of a basic training program at a state authorized police training academy, or current, related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience. Must be able to obtain a police commision within the state in which assigned or in the state of residence; have a history of good conduct and be of high morale character. Candidates must be able to pass all aspects of the selection process including a rigid background investigation.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- be a U.S. citizen
- be at least 21 years of age
- possess a High School diploma
- possess a valid driver's license

SELECTION PROCESS
- written entrance exam
- oral interview
- drug screening test
- background investigation
- medical examination
- psychological test

HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates can visit our website at jobs.amtrak.com .