Police Officer

Orland, CA
Orland Police Department

Salary: $4,971 – $6,465 Per Month.

Open Until Filled

Position Summary:

This full-time position, under general supervision, prevents crimes, enforces laws, investigates complaints, and apprehends criminals and suspects; protects the innocent, helps the distressed, safeguards public rights, and aids in the administration of justice; and assumes responsibilities and performs duties related to the work, as required.

Essential Functions:

  • Understand department rules, policies, laws and regulations.
  • Perform under stress.
  • Analyze situations and adopt a quick, effective, and reasonable course of action.
  • Write clear and accurate reports.
  • Understand how to follow oral and written directions.
  • Interact with the public in a tactful, courteous, and effective manner.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Possess valid Class C California Driver’s License.
  • 21 years old at time of hire.
  • Lateral must possess POST Basic Certificate No felony convictions and ability to pass a comprehensive background.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is highly desired.