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Police Quartermaster/ Property Technician -INTERNAL OPENING ONLY

Police Quartermaster/ Property Technician -INTERNAL OPENING ONLY

Date Posted: December 11,2013
Date Closing: December 18, 2013



The West Fargo Police Department is accepting applications for a full time Police Quartermaster (Property Technician) & Evidence Technician (50/50 split in duties). Work schedule is Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Starting wage is $30,107 annually / $14.475 per hour.

Job Description


The Police Quartermaster/ Property Technician works under the direct supervision of the Office Manager and the Investigations Sergeant. As the Police Quartermaster, this individual is responsible for the general oversight of the police department’s equipment and supply function, to include, issuing equipment and other supplies to department personnel, identifying and evaluating “police specific” equipment, making equipment and supply purchases, and maintaining inventory records. The police quartermaster also assists administrative personnel with the oversight and inventory of other department assets as needed.


As the Evidence Technician, this individual is responsible for developing and managing the operation of the department’s Evidence and Property facilities as well as many of the functions and protocols related to property and evidence handling. This Evidence Technician receives property and evidence, logs it in, stores and processes it as necessary, utilizing comprehensive procedures to assure legal, safety, and other logistical considerations, and releases or disposes of said property to appropriate law enforcement personnel, the courts, or the property owners. The Evidence Technician researches and develops the department’s evidence and property handling protocols and educates and trains others regarding these protocols. The job requires various security clearances.


Application deadline is 5:00 pm, Wednesday, December 18th, 2013.


Qualified applicants are required to complete an employment application and submit to:


Carmen Schroeder

HR Director

City of West Fargo

800 4th Ave. E, Suite 1

West Fargo, ND 58078

Phone: 701-433-5335

Fax: 701-433-5319


Hours: 8am – 5pm



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