Police Officer

Police
City of Glendale - Glendale, Colorado

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$23.99 hourly

Job Description

The Glendale Police Department is hiring police officers! This vibrant, growing urban community is looking for individuals with the character, competence, and cooperation to protect the rights of our citizens, serve our community, and help us succeed. Glendale is an entertainment oasis, with nightclubs, world-class shopping, and an international destination for sports enthusiasts. We are Rugby Town USA! A successful Glendale Police Officer is:
    • Highly proficient at using verbal tools to de-escalate conflicts. • Personally invested in the success of the City of Glendale. • Dedicated to serving the community. • Excited to learn about and become a contributing member of our community. • Motivated to train and perform at a very high operational tempo. • POST certified (or have a conditional letter from POST). • Licensed to drive by the State of Colorado. • Legally entitled to work in the United States. • Able to complete a thorough work, criminal, personal, and driving background investigation.
The Glendale Police Department is a full-service law enforcement agency, and the positions to be filled are full-time positions. New officers are assigned to the Patrol Division. Based on the needs of the department, there may be lateral assignments to Investigations, Community Liaison, and Crime Scene Investigation. In addition, training is a focus at the Glendale Police Department, and officers are generally given the opportunity to serve as instructors in a wide variety of disciplines. The deadline for submission of applications is 4:00 PM on Friday, April 11, 2014. Applications may be obtained and submitted in person at the: City Clerk’s Office, Second Floor The City of Glendale Municipal Center 950 South Birch Street Glendale, CO 80246 Or downloaded from the City of Glendale website at www.glendale.co.us, “Job Opportunities.” (Do not use the “Apply Online” tool; click on and print out the Police Officer Application.) The City of Glendale/Glendale Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. Full pay and benefits information will be discussed during the hiring process. Please contact Lieutenant Quinn at jquinn@glendale.co.us or (303)759-1511 with any questions.

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 21 and over
  • Education: : Graduate of police academy and pass P.O.S.T. testing
  • Experience: : None needed

Contact Informaton

Sherry Frame

City of Glendale
950 South Birch Street
Glendale, Colorado 80246
phone: 303-639-4708

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