Police Officer - Certified
$21.59 - $30.23 Hourly
$3,742.51 - $5,239.52 Monthly
$44,910.11 - $62,874.24 Annually
|Location:||City of Yuma, Arizona|
|FLSA:||Non-exempt position, eligible for overtime compensation.|
This position is open continuous. The written test will be held the third week of every month, beginning in February 2016. To be considered for the test, the deadline to apply is at midnight the last day of the month prior to each test date. Those qualified will be notified, by email, of the following:
If you have more than three (3) years' experience as a Police Officer, you will be eligible for an increase in the pay range.
Under basic supervision, works with Yuma Police Department (YPD) Officers
and learns to provide responsive police services; patrols, investigates,
responds to calls for service, enforces laws, prevents crimes, and educates
citizens according to area of assignment.
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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: -- Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Education, Training and
High School Diploma or GED equivalent; AND completion of training and Peace Officer certification with the Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Board. Must be 21 years of age, and be a U.S. citizen. Must successfully pass a comprehensive background investigation including a polygraph, and meet the minimum POST standards for medical examinations and physical ability.