Police Officer Recruit

Reno, NV
Reno Police Department

Salary
$61,755.20 Annually

Examples of Essential Functions

Specific to Police Recruit

  • Attends the Law Enforcement Academy (“Academy”) designated by the Police Department.
  • Conforms to the rules of conduct as outlined in the Academy’s Recruit Manual, Department Policy and City of Reno Policy.
  • Completes written reports and makes oral presentations as required by the Academy.
  • Participates in the Academy training, and completes and passes all academic tests as prescribed by the Academy, to include any quizzes, mid-term and final exams.
  • Participates in physical fitness training and passes the physical fitness standards test as prescribed by the Academy and the Nevada Peace Officers Standards and Training rules.
  • Participates in Defensive Tactics training and obtains a passing score on the final proficiency test.
  • Participates in Firearms training and obtains a passing qualification score for each firearm.
  • Participates in the Emergency Vehicle Operations Course training and obtains a passing score on the final proficiency test.
  • Completes First Aid and CPR training and obtains a passing score on a final written exam.
  • Participates in Force on Force training and obtains a passing score on the final proficiency test.

Minimum Qualifications

The following minimum qualifications must be met by applicant at the time of application:

  • Graduation from high school or equivalent such as a GED
  • A citizen of the United States of America
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license
  • At least 20 years of age