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Police Officer Job - Novato Police Department - Novato, California

August 07, 2014

Novato Police Department

Position Title: Police Officer
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 12/31/2014
Job Description

The Novato Police Department is looking for highly energetic and motivated self starters who are committed to working with the community to improve the quality of life for our residents and visitors.


Our Department has been nationally recognized for its diversity and citizen outreach programs. We offer a broad variety of career opportunities with assignments in Investigations, Traffic (motors,) K-9, Bicycle Patrol, Off Road Motorcycles, SRT and Hostage Negotiations. The organization is structured into two main divisions: Services which includes Personnel, Training, Records and Communications; and Operations which includes Uniform Patrol, Investigations and Traffic.


The Department rank structure allows for advancement. The rank progression is Patrol Officer, Corporal, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain and Chief.


Additional information about job duties and qualifications are available on the City of Novato website,


Job Requirements
  • Age N/A
  • Education Equivalent to the 12th grade, preferably supplemented by 30 units of college level course work
  • Experience None required
  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $68,280   annual
    Top Pay: $82,992   annual

    Contact Information

    Sophie Winter
    Novato Police Department
    909 Machin Ave
    Novato, California 94945
    ph: (415)899-7005