Police Agent (July 2023 Academy) Recruits and Laterals (Police Officer)

Lakewood, CO
Lakewood Police Department

$69,700.80 – $103,916.80 Annually

3/2/2023 11:59 PM Mountain

Job Summary Description
In an entry or lateral capacity, performs Police Officer duties, including but not limited to communicating information, dealing with critical and dangerous situations, safely driving in routine and emergency situations, effecting arrests, transporting arrestees, gathering information from victims, witnesses and suspects, handling firearms with proficiency and safety, working a rotating shift. New Recruits will be paid during their training, which includes a 24 week academy and 16 weeks of field training.

Essential Qualifications
Education: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline from an accredited institution of higher learning or from an accredited program. The accreditation must be recognized by the US Department of Education or the Council on Higher Education Accreditation. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have degrees from foreign universities professionally assessed prior to the start of the Background process.

Age: At least twenty-one (21) years of age at time of hire.

Citizen of the United States, or proper I-9 documenta­tion.