POLICE RECRUIT

Burbank, CA
Burbank Police Department

NOTE: The City of Burbank is currently hiring for Police Officer/Recruit! All candidates must complete the department application as well as the FrontLine National written exam through National Testing Network at www.NationalTestingNetwork.com prior to NOON Friday, October 1, 2021. For us to receive your results you MUST select the City of Burbank to share your results with our agency for us to receive your score.

The City of Burbank requires the candidate PHQ as well. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. The PHQ must be completed by the closing date or you may not be considered further in the process.

The City of Burbank will not release the written exam pass point until after all applicants have been notified of the written examination results.

NOTE: CANDIDATES MAY BE REQUIRED TO RESIDE AT A LOCATION FROM WHICH THEY CAN REPORT TO WORK WITHIN ONE HOUR. THIS REQUIREMENT WILL NOT BE IMPOSED UNTIL SIX MONTHS AFTER THE AFFECTED EMPLOYEES HAVE COMPLETED THEIR INITIAL PROBATIONARY PERIOD.

If you possess an Advanced POST, you will be eligible to receive differential pay of 10% of the top step of Police Officer (approx. $894/month).

If you possess a Master’s Degree, you will be eligible to receive differential pay of $495 per month (effective 7/1/2016).

 

Salary

$85,940 – $107,328

Closing

Continuous

Qualifications:

Employment Standards: Ability to observe and learn various laws, police procedures, law enforcement techniques, and first aid; analyze problems and have the potential to rationally and calmly take effective action in emergency and stress situations; undergo strenuous physical conditioning; establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, fellow employees, and the public.

Education/Training: Graduation from high school or equivalent.

Special Conditions & Requirements: Applicants must be at least 20 years of age to apply and must have reached 21 years of age upon graduation from the academy in order to be appointed as a Police Officer at that time.

Physical Requirements: Applicants must be in good physical condition, subject to determination by the City Medical Examiner.

License & Certificates: A valid California Class "C" driver's license or equivalent at time of appointment.