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DART police job positions open with multi-thousand dollar signing bonus

The police department will hold a series of in-person and virtual recruiting events. Officer positions include a $2,000-5,000 signing bonus.

DALLAS — The Dallas Area Rapid Transit Police Department is offering up to $5,000 in bonuses for multiple job openings.

DART is looking for employees to fill the following roles:

The Fare Enforcement role comes with a $2,000 hiring bonus and the police officer role offers $5,000.

Bonuses for each job will be paid in two installments. The first half in the first paycheck after you're hired, and the other half will be paid after you finish field training.

According to the DART Police Job Listings, the annual salary for a police officer range between $70,000-$103,421, depending on their prior experience. Salaries for the other jobs will depend on the candidate's previous experience and education.

The Apprentice Police Telecommunicator role is only open for people that are not certified communicators under the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Applicants that are TCOLE-certified are asked to apply for the Telecommunicator position.

As of Aug. 11, the Camera Monitor was listed to be open until Aug. 15. Those for Police Officer, Fare Enforcement Officer and Telecommunications are open until Aug. 22.

The job posting for Apprentice Telecommunications will be open until the position is filled.

The DART Police Department will hold multiple in-person and virtual recruiting events:

DART Police Virtual Recruiting Event
Friday, August 12
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Click here to join this recruiting event

Oak Cliff Back to School Festival
Saturday, August 13
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Glendale Park, 1515 E. Ledbetter Drive, Dallas, TX

Summer of Healing "Village Project" with Mar Butler
Saturday, August 13
2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1709 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Dallas, TX

Dallas Veterans Job Fair
Thursday, August 25
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
AT&T Stadium, One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX

Dallas Mayor's Summer of Safety Celebration
Saturday, August 27
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
UNT Dallas, 7300 University Hills Blvd., Dallas, TX

Project Unity's Together We Ball Event
Sunday, August 28
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Paul Quinn College, Dallas, Texas

DART Police Virtual Recruiting Event
Tuesday, August 30
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Click here to join this recruiting event

Note: The following video was uploaded on Wednesday, August 10

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