The Atlantic Police Department consists of seven Patrolmen, two Lieutenants, two Sergeants and the Chief of Police. The department is supported and assisted by a unit of reserve officers.

Two secretaries / dispatchers take calls as well as organizing and distributing the massive amounts of paperwork generated by the officers.

The department serves approximately 7,200 citizens and is the county seat of Cass County. The City of Atlantic is located six miles south of Interstate 80 half way between Des Moines, Iowa and Omaha, Nebraska.

The Atlantic Police Department has no specialty units, officers must be proficient in all area of law enforcement. Many officers do have special training in specific areas, which is utilized when the need arises.

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Part Time Police Secretary
The Atlantic Police Department is looking for an energetic person to fill a newly created part time position within the department. Hours should total approximately 20 to 25 hrs per week. Flexibility may sometimes be required. This position may become full time in the future. Starting pay will be $13.00/hour and $13.64/hour after 6 month probation.
The individual applying should have a good working knowledge of Computers. Knowledge of Windows 7 helpful. Maturity, discretion, and integrity are a must.
Qualified applicants may pick up an application at the Atlantic Police Department. A resume must accompany the completed application. Applications due back no later than June 24, 2014.
A background check, drug test, and personal interview with the hiring board will be required. E.O.E.

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