Are You Interested in a Career in Law Enforcement?

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The Miami Springs Police Department is looking for qualified men and women to become part of our law enforcement family.  We take pride in the fact that we are a community oriented department that works closely with our residents.

Applicants must be Florida Certified Police Officers or close to obtaining a Florida Certification.  Currently, all of our Police Officer and Public Service Aide positions are filled.  If you would like to be contacted about future vacancies, please click the link at the bottom of this page to complete an interest card.  Contact the Community Policing Office at 305-888-5286 for more info.

 

Employment as a Police Officer with Miami Springs PD comes with the following benefits:

  • Starting salary is $50,965 with a top salary of $71,801
  • Lateral hires for applicants with prior full-time Law Enforcement experience
  • 2 - 4 years of previous experience (Step 2 of 8) starting salary of $53,499
  • 4 - 6 years of previous experience (Step 3 of 8) starting salary of $56.237
  • 6+ years of previous experience (Step 4 of 8) starting salary of $59,028
  • Municipal Pension
  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance for you and your dependents
  • Tuition reimbursement for certain college degrees related to Law Enforcement
  • Department issued firearm and equipment
  • Annual equipment reimbursement
  • Differential pay for afternoon and midnight shifts
  • Quarterly uniform maintenance allowance

 

Police Officer Requirements:

  • At least 19 years of age
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Valid FL driver's license with good driving record
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

 

Police Applicants must pass:

  • Physical Agility Test & Swim Test
  • Written Examination
  • Oral Examination
  • Computer Voice Stress Analysis
  • Thorough background investigation
  • Medical Examination including drug screening

 

Public Service Aide Requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Valid FL driver's license with good driving record
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be dedicated to pursuing a college degree related to Law Enforcement

 

Public Service Aide Applicants Must Pass:

  • Test of Adult Basic Education (T.A.B.E.) by scoring at least a 10th grade level in all areas
  • Physical Agility Test & Swim Test
  • Oral Examination
  • Computer Voice Stress Analysis
  • Thorough background investigation
  • Medical Examination including drug screening

Employment as a Public Service Aide with Miami Springs PD has the following benefits:

  • Tuition reimbursement if working toward a degree in Criminal Justice