Police Officer – Lateral Entry

Fircrest, WA
Fircrest Police Department

Salary: $6,520.00 – $8,320.00 Monthly.

Open Until Filled

Position Summary:

With general supervision, performs police patrol, investigation, traffic regulation, and related law enforcement activities.


  • Employed as a commissioned, full-time, general authority law enforcement officer (not military or park police), for a minimum of 12 months in the past 54 months in a civilian governmental jurisdiction.
  • High school graduate or G.E.D.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age at the time of appointment.
  • U. S. citizen.
  • Successful completion of the Washington State Basic Training Academy or the ability to successfully complete the Washington State Basic Training Equivalency Test within one year after employment.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid Washington State driver’s license without record of suspension or revocation in any state.
  • No felony convictions or disqualifying criminal histories.
  • Must be of good moral character and of temperate and industrious habits.
  • Must be able to read and write the English language.
  • Applicants are encouraged to self-assess their ability to meet the minimum qualifications required.