Entry Level Police Officer

Civilian
Sunnyside Police Department - Sunnyside, Washington

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$4,206.00 monthly
Top Pay:
$5,398.00 monthly

Job Description

SUNNYSIDE POLICE DEPARTMENT 818 EAST EDISON AVENUE SUNNYSIDE, WASHINGTON 98944 www.ci.sunnyside.wa.us Updated: August 27, 2013 Classification: Entry-Level Police Officer The City of Sunnyside is anticipating upcoming hiring. The department is building an eligibility list for future positions. Salary Information:
  • $4,1602.69/mo. Pre-academy
  • $4,206 - 5,398/mo. (not including specialty and premium pays)
  • Premium pays include Spanish bilingual 1.5%, Education 3%, Physical Fitness 3%, SRO/Detective Assignment 3%, and Field Training Officer 3%.
Description:
  • Under the direction of an assigned Police Sergeant, perform proactive police protection and other services to safeguard the lives, property, and constitutional rights of the citizens of Sunnyside.
  • Respond to crime and accident scenes, emergency situations, and other request for assistance.
  • Detect, apprehend, and arrest criminals; enforce the laws and ordinances of the City.
  • Perform a variety of specialized duties as assigned.
The City of Sunnyside is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

Additional Information

To apply and sign up for pre-employment testing, go to www.nationaltestingetwork.com and click on LAW ENFORCEMENT JOBS. Select the department and read over all the requirements and if qualified, select a testing location and a time and date for testing on the website calendar. For questions concerning the testing process, please contact NTN Support on the website or at 866-563-3882. For updates and new job announcements, “Like” National Testing Network on Facebook.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 21
  • Education: : High School Grad/GED
  • Experience: : Entry
Requirements:
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Citizen of the United States with a valid Washington State Drivers License at the time of appointment and excellent driving record. If applicant possesses a valid license in another state, will have the ability to obtain a WADL within 30 days of appointment.
  • Be a High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Must have good moral character and successfully pass a polygraph test, psychological exam, medical examination, and a financial review.
  • Must be without pending or prior convictions for domestic violence, felony convictions, and no disqualifying misdemeanor convictions.
  • All eligible applicants will be fingerprinted prior to appointment for a thorough background investigation.
  • A period of 12 months probation is required before the Officer is classed as a regular employee.

Contact Informaton

Jim Patten

Sunnyside Police Department
818 E. Edison Ave
Sunnyside, Washington 98944
phone: 866-563-3882

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