VALLEJO CITY OF
555 SANTA CLARA STREET
VALLEJO, CALIFORNIA 94590
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Updated: May 12, 2020
Job Classification: Police Officer (Recruit)
The City of Vallejo is currently hiring for Police Officer (Recruit). This is an open continuous recruitment process and will be closed when a viable candidate pool has been identified.
Applicants must submit a City of Vallejo application and complete the NTN Frontline National exam. The department application is available here.
Salary Information: $32.00/hour
Candidate Contact: April AdamsPersonnel Analyst707firstname.lastname@example.org
Department Overview: The Vallejo Police Department's mission is to provide professional law enforcement services that enhance, protect, and promote the quality of life for persons residing, visiting, or doing business in the City of Vallejo.
As an integral part of the community the Vallejo Police Department is committed to providing a highly professional, ethical and quality Police service. The proud men and women of the Department are dedicated to maintaining law and order by proactively addressing crime, protecting welfare, property, and the rights of all people. In partnership with the community, community groups and other city departments, the Vallejo Police Department continually endeavors to improve its service, making Vallejo a safe place to live, work and visit.
Area Information: The City of Vallejo is located in Solano County and has a population of approximately 121,000 residents. Vallejo is a rapidly changing, highly diverse community located midway between the cities of San Francisco and Sacramento. It is a friendly, active waterfront community that attracts innovative, hardworking people and takes great pride in its 148-year history and maritime heritage. Residents of Vallejo are situated to take advantage of the best of what the area has to offer. Golf, museums, performing arts, boutique shopping, brewpubs and a wide selection of restaurants are all available in Vallejo. Residents and visitors alike enjoy Vallejo's delightful historical downtown area, weekly downtown farmer's market, and beautifully restored Victorian homes and business facades. Vallejo is also home to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, one of America's only combination wildlife, oceanarium and theme parks.
Age: Be 20 years old at the time of appointment, and at least 21 years of age upon POST Academy graduation
Citizenship Required: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid CALIFORNIA Driver's License: Yes/CA
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Vision correctable to 20/20 in both eyes with normal color vision
College: The completion of 39 semester / 58.5 quarter units from an accredited college or university.
Substitution: The 39 semester unit / 58.5 quarter unit requirement may be substituted with at least 3 years of active duty service in any branch of the U.S. military and an honorable discharge.
Hiring Process: In order to be considered for the position, you must complete and submit the following: Failure to attach the required documents will result in disqualification.
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE): The City of Vallejo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the City of Vallejo to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons. All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, or denial of medical and family care leave, or any other non-job-related factors.