Police Officer

Aumsville, OR
Aumsville Police Department

SALARY RANGE: $4437.00 — $5779.00 Monthly depending on education and qualifications.

Performs police patrol, enforces laws and ordinances, investigates crimes, professionally service calls for service, makes arrests if necessary, and handles other law enforcement activities as required.

• 21 years of age upon appointment as Police Officer.
• Be a high school graduate or have attained a GED certificate.
• Successfully complete the National Testing Network written examination.
• Successfully complete the Oregon Physical Abilities Test (also known as the ORPAT) in 5 minutes and 30 seconds or less.
• Demonstrate excellent moral character as determined by an extensive, in-depth background investigation.
• Have a valid driver license.
• Meet all applicable physical, vision, hearing, and psychological examination requirements as required by the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training.
• Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) fingerprints must be completed and cleared prior to start date. Testing must occur within 30 days of hire to receive the CJIS certification. A passing score is 70%.
• Successfully complete an oral interview.
• Willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays.
• Be a U.S. citizen within 18 months of employment or a nonimmigrant legally admitted in the United States under a Compact of Free Association. Candidates hired under citizenship criterion two must obtain U.S. citizenship within the timeframe listed or may be subject to termination.