CANNON BEACH POLICE DEPARTMENT
163 EAST GOWER
CANNON BEACH, OREGON 97110
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Updated: November 10, 2020
Job Classification: Reserve Police Officer
Closing Date: Ongoing
Cannon Beach Police Department is currently hiring for Reserve Police Officers.
Candidates must also complete a department application, found at: https://www.ci.cannon-beach.or.us/sites/default/files/fileattachments/police/public_safety/page/9751/reserve_police_officer_application.pdf.
All candidates must complete the ORPAT and Frontline National tests for this position. ORPAT is scheduled separately from the NTN home page. You must schedule both a Frontline National and ORPAT test for this position. Testing for both Frontline National and ORPAT is available at the Brooklake campus of Chemeketa Community College.
Salary Information: Volunteer Position
Benefit Information: None. Equipment Provided
Department Overview: The City of Cannon Beach is located on the North Oregon Coast and is consistently ranked as one of the most beautiful places in the world. The Cannon Beach Police Department consists of eight (8) sworn members and two administrative/support members. The department provides service seven days per week on a 24- hour basis. In addition to responding to emergency and non-emergency calls for service, the department provides patrol and investigative services. We work closely with our community partners to provide law enforcement services in a diverse environment of ocean and northern rain forests.
Area Information: Cannon Beach is in Clatsop County Oregon. Our full-time population is less than 1700 full-time residents. During the summer months, there can be over 20 thousand visitors in Cannon Beach.
Age: At least 21 years of age
US Citizen: Must be a U.S. citizen within 18 months of hire
High School Grad/GED: High School Graduation or GED Certification.
Valid OREGON State Driver's License: Valid Oregon Driver License and a favorable driving record
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Must successfully pass the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) medical
examination that includes vision.
Academy Certification: Local Reserve Academy
Prior Experience: No
Hiring Process: The recruitment process for the reserve police officer position is approximately 2 months. Applicants must pass each step in order to continue in the process. The process includes written (POST) and physical (ORPAT) testing, an oral interview, a Chief’s interview, background investigation, and medical and psychological exams.
Specific Disqualifiers/Behaviors: Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers: No felony convictions or convictions of domestic assault misdemeanor
Driving Disqualifiers: Favorable Driving Record
Drug Use Disqualifiers:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: