Police Officers

Town of Santee Police Department   Santee, SC   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on June 22, 2022
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Town of Santee Police Department 

"Now Hiring"

Police Officers:

Salary Range: $34,783 - $48,695 Annually!

Cadet Pay- $32,000 (Uncertified Officer)

Certified Officer with 2+ years of experience: $40,000

Certified Officer with 3+ years of experience: $41,740

Signing bonus $2,000 for all Certified Officers

(Pro-rated over 2 years Retention Time)

S.C. Police Retirement 

11 Paid Holidays

Sick/Annual Leave



  • Enforcing laws
  • Ensuring the safety and security of the public by responding to emergencies, providing assistance to victims, and reducing or preventing involvement in crime
  • Building relationships with the community while helping to contribute to the health and safety of vulnerable populations 
  • Creating community awareness by using crime prevention methods or intervention initiatives
  • Conducting investigations by interviewing suspects, witnesses, and collecting evidence at crime scenes
  • Participating in and testifying at court hearings when required
  • Processing incident reports with accurate detail and factual information


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Open to working various shifts such as evenings, weekends, nights, and holidays
  • Ability to stay calm in stressful or high-risk situations
  • Ability to deescalate situations and prevent harm from occurring
  • Skilled at solving problems and using critical thinking
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Capability and desire to work in a collaborative manner with a wide range of people
  • Strong negotiation and adjudicating skills
  • Developed analysis skills for researching and investigating



Apply today!