Police Officer (Lateral or Certified)

Grand Junction, CO
Grand Junction Police Department

$38.05 – $40.37 Hourly

$6,000 Hiring Bonus and up to $2,500 in Relocation Expenses (For Lateral Officers Only)
Do you want to be a part of something bigger? To make a difference in a community that is very supportive of law enforcement? If so, the Grand Junction Police Department invites you to experience more in your career!

DutiesWhat You’ll Do:

  • Patrol assigned areas within City limits
  • Respond to radio dispatch calls for service
  • Perform preliminary investigations at scenes
  • Prepare citations and summonses
  • Make arrests and transport individuals
  • Appear in court to offer testimony relative to the investigation of incidents
  • Prepare a variety of reports and records
  • Offer assistance to citizens

What We’re Looking For:

  • Good physical condition
  • Minimum of 21 years of age, as of date of hire
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, valid Colorado driver license
  • Good moral character (past criminal activity may be disqualifying – see notice below)
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays