COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- MARTA is looking for 20 new police officers to guard the transit system in Atlanta.
The Georgia Department of Labor will hold a hiring fair for MARTA police officers on Thursday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its Cobb-Cherokee Career Center.
Applicants must be at least 21 years old and able to pass a series of tests, including a physical examination and drug screening. Those who have completed an honorable tour of military service or at least two years of college are especially encouraged to apply.
Salaries for MARTA police officers begin at more than $35,000 and range up to $54,000 for senior officers.