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Dunkirk has a rich history that was fired by the Gas Boom in the 1800's.
In 1887, the first natural gas well was opened in Dunkirk, and with this cheap and efficient fuel came the glass industry. Believing that the gas supply was too vast to become extinct, torches with ever-burning natural gas flames were set up and attracted thousands of people.
The City of Dunkirk Police Department is accepting applications for Full Time Police Officer. Applicants must be between 21 and 35 years of age, possess a High School Diploma, or equivalent, a Valid Driver's License, able to legally carry a firearm, not have any Misdemeanor or Felony Convictions and be able to pass all requirements including Physical Agility Testing, Physical and Mental Testing and Indiana Law Enforcement Academy requirements.
2020 rate of pay is $34,029.00 a year with overtime possible. 1977 Police and Fire Pension; Insureance Benefit is $1.00 per year for Employee only coverage to include Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision. $20,000.00 Life Insurance Policy and Short Tem Disability Insurance. $1,000.00 per year clothing allowance. 48 hours personal time per year. 112 hours vacation at one year employment, 152 hours vacation at two years employment, 192 hours vacation at ten years employment and 232 hours vacation at 20 years employment.
Applications may be obtained by visiting the City of Dunkirk Police Department at 130 South Main Steeet Dunkirk or download here. Application Deadline is March 27, 2020.
The City of Dunkirk Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.