Police Officer 1A-3A (CPG)

Lake Charles, LA
Lake Charles Harbor & Terminal District

$2,520.00 – $4,472.00 Monthly

10/16/2022 11:59 PM Central

The applicant selected will perform duties to carry out police and security activities for the Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District’s (Port of Lake Charles) Harbor Police Department; Enforces Federal, State, and municipal laws as well as the rules and regulations of the District’s Tariff; Enforces Federal maritime laws and regulations under the guidance of the United States Coast Guard as mandated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Examples of Work

  • Provides foot or mobile security patrol and enforces parking regulations.
  • Responds to emergencies and renders assistance as required.
  • Prepares reports on activities.
  • Provides crowd and traffic control at special events; may be required to intervene in situations utilizing force if necessary to make an arrest, to restore order, prevent interference with normal operations or to protect persons or property.



  • No experience or training is required.


  • Must have attained eighteenth birthday at time of appointment.
  • An applicant who has been convicted of a felony or who is under indictment on a felony charge will be disqualified until relief from the disabilities imposed by state and federal laws is granted.
  • May be required to possess a valid Louisiana driver’s license at time of appointment.
  • May be required to complete a Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) course.
  • May be required to qualify annually with a firearm.
  • For some positions, applicant must be eligible for bond.