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Police Officer - Lateral Job - Placentia Police Department - Placentia, California




January 27, 2014

Placentia Police Department

Position Title: Police Officer - Lateral
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 6/1/2014
Job Description

The City of Placentia is seeking individuals with Police Officer training who wish to enhance their law enforcement career with an excellent, progressive, community-oriented Police Department.

Under general supervision, performs the full range of law enforcement duties including patrol, investigation, traffic, special enforcement, crime prevention and community contact.

Additional Information

Current employment with a California Law Enforcement agency in good standing as a Police Officer for one full year is required or you must have been employed by a California Law Enforcement agency as a Police Officer for at least one full year within the last three years.

Possession of a P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate or re-qualification certificate is required. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with the application.

Job Requirements
  • Age : Must be 21 years of age or older at time
  • Education : Possession of a P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate or re-qualification certificate is required
  • Experience : Must be an experienced police officer
  • Additional Requirement :

    A valid Class C driver’s license and the ability to maintain insurability under the City Vehicle Insurance Policy.

    No more than 20/100 uncorrected and 20/30 corrected and freedom from in-correctable color blindness. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

    Must be 21 years of age or older at time of appointment.

    Must be a citizen of the United States OR permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has already applied for citizenship.

  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $5,436   monthly
    Lateral: $7,044   monthly

    Contact Information

    Sergeant Michael Busse
    mbusse@placentia.org
    Placentia Police Department
    401 E. Chapman Ave
    Placentia, California 92870
    ph: (714)993-8170