Police Officer (Experienced and Academy Graduates)

Berkeley, CA
City of Berkeley

SALARY: $52.77 – $65.67 Hourly

OPENING DATE: 08/02/17

CLOSING DATE: Continuous

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION: Lateral Job Description


The City of Berkeley is accepting applications on a continuous basis for Lateral applicants who have completed the Basic POST Academy and applicants who are current Police Officers or have been a Police Officer within the last three years.

The City of Berkeley Police Officers perform a wide variety of peace officer duties involving the protection of life and property, enforcement of laws and ordinances, criminal investigation, crime prevention and suppression, case preparation and testimony, problem solving, and providing information and assistance to the public; and performs related work as assigned.

CLASS CHARACTERISTICS Police Officer is the full working level class in law enforcement, performing all duties required to effectively respond to and resolve the normal scope of peace officer situations encountered. Incumbents may be assigned to patrol, traffic, detective, crime prevention or other police-related functions depending on rotational assignments. This class is distinguished from uniformed non-sworn police-related classes by designation and the responsibilities and authorities associated with designation as a sworn peace officer under the laws of the State. It is further distinguished from Police Sergeant, which both supervises and participates in law enforcement activities.”

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2180 Milvia Street (1st floor) Human Resources Department
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 981-6800