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Career Opportunities


The City of Cherryville is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of:

Age, Color, Creed, National Origin, Political Affiliation, Race, Religion or Disability or Sex. 

Police Officer Position 

The City of Cherryville Police Department is accepting applications for full time police officer. Duties include, Patrolling; Investigating crimes; Traffic control; Apprehending suspects; Operating a patrol vehicle or walking to observe for violations, suspicious activities or persons and disturbances of law and order; Responding to radio dispatches and answers calls and complaints; Assist citizens by supplying information or advise; Serves warrants and makes arrests, testifies in court; Provides police escorts, investigates automobile collisions; Maintains records and prepares detailed reports; Serves as dispatcher when assigned; Performs related task as required


Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver's license issued by the State of North Carolina, an acceptable driving history, and a Basic Law Enforcement Certificate issued by the State of North Carolina.


Applicants will also undergo a thorough background investigation including a physical examination, psychological examination, criminal records check and drug screening.


Applications and job descriptions may be obtained at Cherryville City Hall located at 116 South Mountain Street, Cherryville NC 28021.  The City of Cherryville is an equal opportunity employer.

Open until filled 

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