LOVELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
810 EAST 10TH STREET
LOVELAND, COLORADO 80537
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Updated: February 03, 2020
Job Classification: Entry Level Police Officer (P.O.S.T. Certified) or Lateral Police Officer (requires 2 years of continuous patrol officer experience with a municipal, county, state or federal law enforcement agency).
*****************************PREAPPROVED TESTING PROCESS - BY INVITATION ONLY****************************************
Testing for this position requires authorization from the City of Loveland Police Department. Candidates who have filled out the City's application, and meet minimum requirements, will receive notification from the City of Loveland Police Department to schedule testing.
Apply to test through the NTN by City of Loveland Police Department Invitation Only. Candidates without prior authorization will not be considered for this posting.
Please note: The National Testing Network personal questionnaire does not need to be completed.
Salary Information: Entry Level - $64,000 per year Lateral I $71,600 per year ($75,900 per year after 12-month probation),Lateral II $71,600 per year ($79,600 per year after 12 month probation)Benefits Information: Generous retirement plan, medical and dental insurance. Vacation, holiday and medical leave. All required uniform equipment (except footwear) provided by the Department, including a handgun and patrol rifle, plus yearly uniform allowance. Extensive opportunity to occupy collateral and specialized assignments , including, but not limited to: Detective, Narcotics Detective, S.W.A.T. Team, K-9 Unit, Traffic Unit, Firearms Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, Driving Instructor, School Resource Officer and many more.Department Overview: The nationally accredited Loveland Police Department is committed to the community policing philosophy. Through our service and community partnerships, we focus on education, crime reduction/deterrence, and traffic safety. We invite women and men seeking excellence and professional service to apply for the position of Police Officer. City Information: Loveland is located in the beautiful Northern Colorado Front Range area. Loveland is known as the ‘Gateway to the Rockies’ and is located approximately an hour north of Denver and an hour south of Cheyenne, Wyoming. Loveland’s low crime rate, quality of life and proximity to the Rocky Mountains make it a highly desirable city in which to live and work.Population: Approximately 72,000