Applications are being accepted for the position of Police Officer with the Kodiak Police Department until positions are filled. Classification & Salary: B24 Non-Exempt; $21.59/hr.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The employee occupying this position is responsible for upholding and enforcing local, state and federal laws. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: conducting patrol duties; apprehending suspects and taking statements; responding to emergencies; directing traffic; investigating crimes; preparing documents and drafting search warrants; and preparing police reports.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Must be 21 years of age at time of application. High School Diploma or GED, up to one year of specialized or technical training beyond high school, and one year of law enforcement experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Must meet all the requirements of the Alaska Police Standards Council for certification.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Must have Knowledge of modern police practices and methods; departmental procedures, rules and regulations; effective methods of investigation; applicable Federal, state and local laws and ordinances; this is just a partial listing. For complete information please request a copy of the Job Description.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Positions in this class typically requires: balancing, stooping, crouching, standing, walking, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. The successful candidate may be required to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Some work is performed in an office environment. Occasional hazardous conditions and physical effort in dealing with armed or dangerous persons. Occasional exposure to inclement weather. Non-traditional work hours may be required; may be assigned to shift work with shift and days off on a rotational basis, occasionally requiring work that exceeds 8-hours a day, or 40-hours per week. Subject to scheduled overtime and/or recall when off-duty. Must wear a uniform and maintain grooming standards.
Paperwork we need from our website:
City of Kodiak Application
Eligibility for Employment as a Police Officer
Waiver of Liability
Statement of Understanding
Additional paperwork that must accompany the above forms:
Copy of your High School diploma (or GED)
Copy of your Birth Certificate
If prior Military, a copy of your DD-214
Submit completed & signed papjerwork to the Chief of Police at 2160 Mill Bay Road, Kodiak, AK 99615; position open until filled.
THE CITY OF KODIAK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The City of Kodiak has a generous benefits package, which includes vacation and sick leave, medical insurance and public employee’s retirement.
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