*****PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE WILL BE CONDUCTING THE PHYSICAL AGILITY TESTING ON A MONTHLY BASIS.***** For a list of common disqualifiers, please visit the Whittier Police Department website here: https://www.cityofwhittier.org/government/police/career-opportunities/common-disqualifiers Under general supervision, the Police Officer performs tasks and duties related to the protection of public health, safety and welfare, and the enforcement of applicable Federal, State, and local laws; carries out special assignments in a particular phase of police work; performs other related duties as required. Candidates who are bilingual in Spanish and possess a college degree are highly desirable. Employees who are bilingual in Spanish are eligible to receive an additional $200 per month. Police Officer: Candidates must have graduated within 3 years from time of application from a California POST accredited academy (must be appointed by the third year from graduation date). Prior law enforcement experience is NOT required. This is a sworn position and will serve a one-year probationary period.
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Whittier, California