Police Officer Trainees may be eligible to receive a hiring bonus of up to $10,000 disbursed in four equal phases: the first phase upon completion of a POST certified police academy, and the last phase two years after completion of the probationary period as a Police Officer.
Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity. Last review of applications - May 12, 2020; Next review scheduled for: July 16, 2020
Police Officer Trainee: $5,954 - $6,248 monthly
Police Officer: $8,101 - $9,774 monthly
This recruitment is open to those individuals with no prior law enforcement experience and have not received POST certified police academy training. If you are a POST certified academy graduate, please apply to the recruitment titled Police Officer (Academy Graduate or Participant).
Upon appointment to Police Officer, duties may include a wide variety of law enforcement assignments such as: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication. These require operating a patrol car or motorcycle, arresting and citing violators of laws, writing reports, serving warrants, testifying in court and providing information to the public. Please see the City of Hayward's website for a complete job description.
For more information about The Hayward Police Department, please visit www.joinhaywardpd.com.