Police Officer Trainee

Corning, CA
Corning Police Department

Salary range: $2,904.00 Monthly.

Position Summary:

The Police Trainee, under close supervision, will be required to learn to: perform responsible law enforcement and crime prevention work; to enforce State and local traffic regulations; to perform investigative work; to participate in, and provide support to, special Department crime prevention and enforcement programs; and to perform a variety of technical law enforcement tasks. This is beginning level law enforcement work for the purpose of training to become a sworn police officer upon satisfactory completion of a POST certified basic academy.


  • A High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • A valid California Driver’s license.
  • A POST-approved 832 P.C. certificate or obtain certification within six (6) months of appointment.
  • Must obtain a valid and active Certificate of Completion from a POST certified basic academy during the probationary period.
  • Must meet the established Police Officer standards of physical endurance, agility, health, and vision.
  • Must be 21 years of age at time of appointment to Police Officer.
  • Meet other background investigation, medical and psychological standard.