The New Market Police Department, located within the historic town of New Market, Virginia, is seeking applications for Police Officer position. The position is FULL-TIME and will be mostly Night Shift assignment. Full benefit package includes Virginia Retirement System/LEO enhanced benefit, health insurance, dental insurance, vison care, paid vacation, holiday and sick leave, and group life insurance. Qualified persons must be age 21 upon completion of the Academy, must be a U.S. citizen, must be a high school graduate or equivalent, must be in possession of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license, must pass a background investigation, and must pass a physical examination to include drug screening. Typical job tasks include operating a patrol car to observe for violations of traffic laws, suspicious activities or persons and disturbances of law and order on assigned shift; responding to radio dispatches and answering calls and complaints; serving warrants and making arrests; testifying in court; directing traffic; reporting unsafe conditions existing in streets or other public facilities; assisting with criminal investigations by presenting evidence, interviewing victims and witnesses, preparing property and evidence, recording and issuing of evidence in court cases; and preparing detailed reports. Qualified persons should also have basic competency in the use of computers such as laptops and smart pads.