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, www.novato.org