Lateral Police Officers

City of Union Gap   Union Gap, WA   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on September 27, 2021
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CITY OF UNION GAP, WA

LATERAL POLICE OFFICERS

The Union Gap Police Department is currently seeking qualified Lateral Police Officers. Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED, possess a valid Washington State drivers license or be able to obtain one prior to date of hire, be a United States Citizen, and be a Certified Peace Officer in Washington State, or equivalent, with a minimum of two (2) years of paid service as a sworn Police Officer within the last five (5) years.

Qualified officers will receive pay and vacation accrual commensurate to their prior years of service and a $3,750 signing bonus. The department issues Officers assigned vehicles and incentive pay for education, field training officer certification, physical fitness incentive, and special assignment pay. The rate of pay is $5,216 to $6,401 DOE. Officers receive a generous benefit package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 12 paid holidays, annual $1,050 uniform allowance, paid vacation and sick leave, LEOFF II retirement, and deferred compensation with a 4% City match.

Qualified applicants will be invited to a panel interview. Successful applicants will undergo a background investigation to include: polygraph, psychological, and medical examinations. Applicants must submit a completed City application and personal resume.

Applications may be obtained online at www.cityofuniongap.com or at Union Gap City Hall, 102 W Ahtanum Rd Union Gap, WA 98903. Applications must be returned to: Union Gap City Hall, Attention Karen Clifton, 102 W. Ahtanum Rd., Union Gap, WA 98903 or at Karen.Clifton@uniongapwa.gov. Please write "Lateral Police Officer" in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. October 28, 2021. EOE.