Career Opportunities

Current Job Vacancies

Police Officer

The City of McDonough is accepting applications for a full-time certified Police
Officer. Duties include routine patrol work, law enforcement, and responding to
emergency calls, citizen complaints and alarms. Requires independent judgment and
discretion in difficult or unusual situations. Applicant must be Georgia P.O.S.T. certified
and have thorough knowledge of criminal justice system and local, state and federal laws.
Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, exercise sound
judgment and be able to resolve conflicts professionally.

Minimum requirements: completion of High School Diploma or GED; twenty-one years
of age; pass a pre-employment physical and drug-screen test and extensive background
investigation; possess a valid State of Georgia driver’s license (Class C); have a
satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record; Georgia P.O.S.T. certified.

Benefits include: Health, Life and Dental Insurance, Paid Holidays, Short and Long-Term
Disability, Vacation, and Sick Leave . Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

The City of McDonough is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.

Police Department applications may be obtained by calling 770-957-1218, printed from the link below, or may be picked up at the McDonough Police Department, 50 Lawrenceville Street, McDonough, Georgia.

You may obtain the application here