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Please note: The following position is a listing for a Lambton College Community Employment Services - Partner Employer. This is not a position with Lambton College.

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Job Title:
Police Constable
Chatham, Ontario
Days & Hours:
Various (shift work)
Rate of Pay:
As per collective agreement
Primary Responsibilities:
The duties of a police officer include,

(a) preserving the peace;

(b) preventing crimes and other offences and providing assistance and encouragement to other persons in their prevention;

(c) assisting victims of crime;

(d) apprehending criminals and other offenders and others who may lawfully be taken into custody;

(e) laying charges and participating in prosecutions;

(f) executing warrants that are to be executed by police officers and performing related duties;

(g) performing the lawful duties that the chief of police assigns;
Experience Required:
Applicants for the position of Constable with the Chatham-Kent Police Service must meet the following requirements:

Be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.

Police Constable applicants must be at least 21 years of age.

Be of good moral character and habits. (A pardon must have been obtained for any criminal convictions.)

Hold an Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma (Grade 12) or an approved equivalent and/or a diploma or degree from an accredited College or University.

Must possess a current Ontario G class driver’s license. (maximum six demerit point accumulation).

Pass the medical, physical, aptitude and visual tests to determine that the candidate is physically and mentally able to perform the duties of police officer, having regard to his or her own safety and the safety of members of the public, including specific requirements as follows:

Vision Requirements: uncorrected 20/40 correctable to 20/20 Colour Vision.
Candidates will produce an eye examination certificate from a qualified medical practitioner or optometrist both corrected and uncorrected vision as well as the status of colour vision.

Applicants must provide an O.A.C.P. Constable Selection System Certificate of Results. The copy of results must be current during the period of the posting/application time. Applications with expired or no certifications will be accepted, but must be updated with passing certificates, before the closing date. This Certificate confirms that the holder successfully completed Step 6 of a police constable pre-interview screening procedure that is recognized and sponsored by the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police. The O.A.C.P. has engaged an independent firm, Applicant Testing Services, Inc. (ATS) to conduct this screening procedure. Details of the testing and scheduled test dates can be found on the ATS website,

Applicants must produce current and valid certificates in Standard First Aid and CPR.

Provide copies of the following:
Birth Certificate
Current Driver’s License
Education Documents
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