COOS BAY POLICE DEPARTMENT
500 CENTRAL AVE
COOS BAY, OREGON 97420
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Updated: March 25, 2019
Job Classification: Police Officer- Entry or Lateral
The Coos Bay Police Department is currently hiring for the position Lateral or Entry Level Police Officer. To be placed on eligible list applicants must complete the following:
Salary Information: $4,753 - $6,067; Qualified Lateral Officers will be eligible for a $5,000 hiring bonus; $2,500 upon hiring, $2,500 upon successful completion of the 18-month probationary period as well as up to $1,000 in qualified moving expenses.
Candidate Contact:Chris ChapanarOperations Captain541-269-8911 Ext 2268
Department Overview: Coos Bay Police Department's 39 employees (24 sworn, 15 non-sworn) work together to support our mission statement, "To Efficiently Provide Quality Law Enforcement Services to Our Community by Promoting a Safe Environment through a Police-Citizen Partnership, With an Emphasis on Mutual Trust, Integrity, Fairness, and Professionalism." We are committed to our core values of Service, Integrity, Fairness, Caring, Partnership, Progressive and Excellence. The Coos Bay Police Department has three divisions: Patrol Division, Investigations Division, and Support Services. These divisions are comprised of the Patrol Team, K-9 Team, Criminal Detectives, Narcotics Detectives, ERT, Evidence Technicians, and Records. Patrol shifts are 12 hours, four days a week. This is followed by four days off.
Area Information: The City of Coos Bay is the largest City on the Oregon Coast and is located in Coos County which is along the Southern Oregon Coast.
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OREGON State Driver's License: Yes or be able to obtain one within 30 days of hire
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Must be able to correct to 20/20
Specific Disqualifiers/Behaviors: Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers
Other Hiring Information: Candidates must pass all medical, physical, written, oral and psychological examinations.