The Pismo Beach Police Department is seeking highly qualified individuals to join our team. We are looking for persons with high energy, who are innovative and progressive thinking, who demonstrate self-initiative and leadership potential, and who have high personal standards.
5/4/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
- Attends P.O.S.T. certified police academy, participating in and successfully passing all mandated and required classes designated to develop awareness and understanding of the functions and responsibilities of Police Officers.
- Academy training may include, but is not limited to following: instruction on proper handling and firing of firearms; review of radio codes and applicable Penal Code, Vehicle Code and other statutory code sections; overview of the court system; writing and editing police reports; observing law enforcement activities such as maintenance of order, crime prevention, and protection of citizens and property; review of rules, regulations, and procedures; developing and maintaining high level of physical fitness; learning and demonstrating competence in arrest and control techniques; and performs other duties as assigned.
Experience in a law enforcement environment desirable.OR any combination of education, training and/or work experience to demonstrate knowledge, skills, and abilities to meet the above minimum requirements.
Possession of a valid and appropriate California Driver License. Must have and maintain a satisfactory driving record and be insurable to operate City vehicles.
Minimum age of 21 years at the time of the academy.
Vision must be within P.O.S.T. standards and normal color and depth perception.
Successful completion of a background investigation, polygraph, psychological examination, physical agility test, and medical examination which includes a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.
No felony, domestic violence, misdemeanor assault convictions within 5 years.