Applying To: Airport Police Captain

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  • Minimum: $49,998.00
  • Maximum: $79,846.00

Nature of Work

Incumbents in this position report to the Airport Police Chief and are responsible for directing the activities of Airport Police Lieutenants, Sergeants, Officers and clerical support staff at St. Louis Lambert International Airport to ensure enforcement of local, state, federal and FAA laws and regulations.

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

Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) certificate; plus five years of experience supervising subordinate Airport Police Officers.

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 at the time of the Oral Interview. 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.

A limited number of applicants may be scheduled for the Oral Interview based on an evaluation of their qualifying education, training and experience as listed on the Employment Application. Complete the Employment History and Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application even if you submit a resume.  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 his/her DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or at the time of the Oral Interview.  The Director of Personnel may, in his discretion, accept alternate documentation.

Employees assigned to St. Louis Lambert International Airport may be eligible for a commuting allowance of $141.00 bi-weekly

Last Date For Filing Application Is August 23, 2019

Examination Components and Their Weights

  • Oral Interview: 100%
  • Service Rating: Pass/Fail
  • No waiver of the Residency Requirement will be granted.

    PROM 2986
    August 08, 2019
    2145-15M (No Wav)

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