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Federal Reserve Bank Federal Reserve Law Enforcement Officer I/II - Helena in Helena, Montana

The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Helena Branch) Law Enforcement Division safeguards employees, visitors and assets of the Bank. The Bank is recruiting for a Law Enforcement Officer who is professional, courteous and conducts him/herself with high integrity to join this important team.

The individual in this position will perform full law enforcement duties pursuant to Section 11 (q) of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 248) (q).


Protecting personnel, facilities, assets, and property within the area under the control and jurisdiction of the Bank through rotating post assignments, foot and mobile patrols.

Closely inspecting the credentials and identification of employees and visitors, and ensuring that only authorized personnel and vehicles are permitted access to the facility.

Using electronic metal detectors, and x-ray machines and other equipment to assist in the physical search of persons, packages, briefcases, luggage and other deliveries entering the building, being especially alert for weapons, explosive devices and other prohibited items.

Programming and maintaining data in the access control system.

Enforcing federal and state law and the administrative rules and regulations of the Bank, including making apprehensions when required and participating in subsequent court or administrative processes.

Demonstrating a positive attitude and progressive actions through the display of professionalism, courtesy, and appropriate tact and discretion in all interactions with employees and the public.

Monitoring security systems and devices to detect the planning or preparation of acts that may threaten the safety or security of the Bank, its contents, or employees or visitors and their personal property.

Responding to emergency and non-emergency calls for service by contacting complainants, victims, and suspects. Conducting preliminary investigations and taking initial report/complaint.

Preparing and submitting required reports consistent with Division policy. This includes maintaining detailed and accurate records for files, follow-up investigations, and court purposes.

Taking command at crime scenes or accidents and administering first aid as necessary.

Remaining compliant with all Federal Reserve System (FRS) and Bank training requirements.


Associates Degree in Criminal Justice or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Level 1 Requirements: 1 year of military, law enforcement, armed security experience, or a combination there of.

Level 2 Requirements: 3 years of relevant military, law enforcement or armed security experience with at least one year of experience as a full-time sworn Law Enforcement Officer or equivalent grade/rank.

If a Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, must provide a DD-214.

Must be 21 years of age or older.

Must be willing to travel to an out-of-state location to participate in an FRS 8-week training academy.

Must satisfactorily complete a pre-employment medical evaluation, drug test, and psychological evaluation after a conditional offer of employment is made.

Effective interpersonal and communication skills.

Must be able to lift, carry or drag up to 150 pounds.

Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and have an acceptable driving record.

Vision must be at or correctable to 20/20.

Organization: *Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Title: Federal Reserve Law Enforcement Officer I/II - Helena

Location: MT-Helena

Requisition ID: 265361