Applying To: Airport Police Lieutenant

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  • Minimum: $44,954.00
  • Maximum: $69,576.00

Nature of Work

Incumbents in this position supervise the work activities of Airport Police Sergeants, Airport Police Officers and clerical support staff at St. Louis Lambert International Airport.  Duties include supervising the operations of the Airport Police Unit, analyzing information and recommending changes in working conditions, methods, or procedures. Work involves shift, weekend and holiday assignments.

For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Airport Police Lieutenant

Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) certificate; plus two years of experience as an Airport Police Sergeant by January 24, 2022.

Certification: Must be certified as a Police Officer by the State of Missouri.

Deputization: Must be deputized as a Police Officer by St. Louis County, Missouri.

License:  Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver's license while employed by the City of St. Louis. Must be able to present license upon request. Please note type of license, number, class, and expiration date on the Employment Application. 

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:  An Associate’s degree or higher in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, or a closely related field.

When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation. Applicants will only receive credit for their experience, education and training as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS: To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the employee must submit a copy of their DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request.  The Director of Personnel may, in their discretion, accept alternate documentation.

Employees assigned to St. Louis Lambert International Airport may be eligible for commuting allowance of $141.00 bi-weekly.  A ten-year character investigation will be conducted in accordance with FAA regulations for positions with the Airport Authority.

Last Date For Filing Application Is January 21, 2022

Examination Components and Their Weights

  • Experience and Training: 100%
  • Service Rating: Pass/Fail

PROM 3457
January 04, 2022

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