Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: November 20, 2020

Organization: City of Newberry/Police Department

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Entry Level - Non-Certified Salary: $33,065 plus full benefits package; Salary to commensurate with education, experience and SC Criminal Justice Academy Certification/s up to $46,093.


Minimum Training and Experience Required: · Be a Citizen of the United States. · Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age. · Pass a physical examination post offer of employment. · Meet the essential physical fitness standards necessary for the performance of duties. · Must be a high school graduate or equivalent. · Successfully pass a State and Department aptitude test. · Successfully pass a psychological screening. · Successfully pass a pre-employment polygraph examination. · Pass a credit check. Applicant must have a good credit rating as determined by a credit report from a Credit Reporting Agency. · Pass an extensive background investigation which includes past or present domestic situations, i.e.: Child Support, Orders of Protection, Restraining Orders, etc. · Pass Criminal history check and fingerprint check. · Successfully complete the prescribed Police Officer Basic Training Requirements as required by the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. · Must possess a valid South Carolina driver's license combined with a satisfactory 10-year driving record. The Newberry PD is a long-standing SC Accredited Department with the highest standards. Career growth and opportunities are based on the applicant’s education and/or experience. Therefore, the Department encourages applicants possessing college degrees, which is an inherent consideration during the screening process.  

Job Description:

The City of Newberry is actively seeking candidates to fill the position of Entry Level Patrolman or Certified Corporal with the Police Department. 

  • Performs general duty police work in an effort to protect life and property of Newberry citizens through the enforcement of laws and ordinances.
  • Work involves patrolling the City, conducting investigations, preparing cases for court, preparing various reports, and assisting citizens in an attempt to protect life and property of citizens through the enforcement of laws and ordinances. Employee works under stressful, high-risk conditions.
Application Process:
To access the job description, list of qualifications and application, please utilize the links provided below. Applications may be received in the Human Resources Department of City Hall, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Applications can also be emailed to or faxed to 803-321-2609 with Attention to HR on the cover form.
Employer Address:

City Hall 1330 College Street
Newberry, SC 29018
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.