DMH is a drug-free workplace. All candidates will be required to pass a mandatory Pre-employment drug test.
This position is located in our Transport Unit, Columbia, SC
Serves as a first-line supervisor of other public safety personnel. Patrols assigned area at Transport Section to prevent crime and detect violations of law. Responds to complaints, reports of violations and requests for assistance. Issues warnings and citations to violators. Apprehends and arrests violators. Investigates hunting, boating and/or traffic accidents. Directs traffic and controls crowds. Performs general police work such as maintaining order during emergencies, participating in manhunts and providing executive protection. Testifies in court and other legal proceedings. Keeps records and makes reports regarding activities. Provides guidance and on-the-job training to other law enforcement personnel.
Minimum and Additional Requirements:
State Requirements : A high school diploma.
Agency Requirements : A High School Diploma and currently Certified as a Law Enforcement Officer (graduated 12 weeks Criminal Justice Academy in South Carolina, mandated by 23-23-40. Must have at least (3) year as a Certified Law Enforcement Officer.
You must pass premployment drug test, a psychological assessment and a physical prior to employment.
Prefer at least 3 years of experience in Law Enforcement. Have considerable knowledge of State Laws, rules, and regulations.
Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. If you do not answer the supplemental questions, your application is incomplete and will be be reviewed. Please complete the on-line state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but no substituted for a completed employment application. The employment application will be considered incompleted and not forward if only a resume is provided and/or supplemental questions are not answered.
State of South Carolina - 23 months ago