Police Officer I/II Recruitment

Nome, AK
Nome Police Department

The Nome Police Department is soliciting applications for Police Officer I and Police Officer II positions.

Police Officer I
The Police Officer I is an entry level position to include out-of-state lateral and non-APSC Basic Certified Officers and Officers Requiring FTO Program. The Police Officer I is responsible for the efficient performance of required duties conforming to the rules, regulations, and general orders contained in the job description. There is a one year probation period for this position.

Police Officer II
The Police Officer II is a sworn position and acts to deliver law enforcement and public safety services to the community. The Police Officer II is distinguished from the Police Officer I by the completion of the Field Training and Evaluation Program (FTEP); a certified Law Enforcement Academy Training program; twelve months of probation; and award of basic certification from the Alaska Police Standards Council. The Police Officer 11 is expected to perform most law enforcement functions independently under the general supervision of a Police Sergeant.