TIMNATH POLICE DEPARTMENT
4800 GOODMAN STREET
TIMNATH, COLORADO 80547
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Updated: May 16, 2019
Job Classification: Police Officer
The Town of Timnath is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. The position will be open until filled.
Candidates should complete the Timnath employment application, Release and Waiver form, and provide a resume with their application package. Please provide fifteen years of employment on the application if applicable. Send your completed application packets to Chief Wagner at firstname.lastname@example.org. For information reference the position and application documents, please go to: www.timnath.org.
Salary Information: $54,400 to $59,295 per year (DOQ); 3% increase based upon successful completion of training program and additional compensation for years of service in law enforcement. Bimonthly pay period.
Job Description: Officers will be responsible for enforcing local, State and Federal ordinances, regulations and laws. Officers must be able to perform individually and cooperatively with other officers and/or agencies while performing enforcement duties and all other associated tasks and responsibilities. Officers will be expected to process crime scenes; properly handle evidence; prepare affidavits, citations and narrative reports; apprehend suspects; safely operate a police vehicle in emergency and nonemergency situations; perform rescue and other first-responder functions; and effectively communicate with the public. Officers must be able to follow written and verbal instructions, be they complex or general in nature. Officers must be able to make complete and appropriate decisions, often in stressful environments. Successful officers will be detail-oriented and able to exercise a high degree of discretion and independent judgment. Officers may respond to non-criminal calls for service, such as barking dogs and noise complaints, and must be able to serve the public with professionalism and respect. Work is scheduled on a rotating shift basis, Sunday through Saturday, to include holidays, and is subject to change.
Department Overview: Our police department is actively involved in our community, schools and businesses. We take pride in our professional and well-trained officers. Our department is a short distance from the Rocky Mountains and the Poudre river runs through our town. Great fishing.
Area information: Timnath is located in Larimer County and situated between Fort Collins, Loveland, and Windsor.
Age: Must be 21 years of age by application deadline
US Citizen: Must be a U.S. citizen or legally eligible to work in the United States by application deadline
High School Grad/GED: High School Diploma or GED - College coursework or degree preferred
Valid COLORADO State Driver's License: Valid Colorado driver’s license and a good driving record
Additional Information: If a candidate is hired and completes a POST academy while being sponsored by Timnath, they will be required to sign an employment agreement for reimbursement of POST expenses if voluntary resignation occurs within 2 years of hire date.