The City of Livermore is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer - Lateral. The Livermore Police Department fosters a problem solving, community policing philosophy to address crime and quality of life concnerns. Livermore Police Officers receive a competitive salary and benefits package, are provided state of the art equipment, work a highly desired 4/11 schedule, and enjoy strong support from the community.
Lateral Police Officer applicants must meet the following requirements: (1) Meet P.O.S.T. standards for lateral entry; (2) Currently employed, or within the last six months, as a peace officer with a California Police or Sheriff's Department; and (3) Meet all minimum qualifications for employment as a police officer.
Apply online at www.cityoflivermore.net/jobs
The City of Livermore is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.
Additional Salary Information: Up to $10,507.64 per month includes top step salary with holiday-in-lieu, uniform, and advanced POST pays. Employee receives $1,950 per month towards medical, dental, and vision insurances; any unused portion will be paid to the employee as taxable income. Additional benefits information is available at www.cityoflivermore.net/jobs.
About City of Livermore, Livermore Police Department
The Livermore Police Department has 90 sworn officers and 45 non-sworn full-time personnel, who are responsible for protecting the City's residents, property owners and businesses. The department fosters a problem-solving, community policing philosophy and works collaboratively with the City Council, the City Manager's Office and the community to address crime issues and other civic matters requiring police involvement. Under the leadership of Chief Michael D. Harris, the Livermore Police Department is organized into two divisions: Operations and Support Services. The department operates within a $25 million dollar budget.
Founded in 1869, Livermore is California’s oldest wine region, framed by award-winning wineries, farm lands and ranches that mirror the valley’s western heritage. Located in Alameda County, the City of Livermore (pop. 84,852) encompasses 26.44 square miles and is the easternmost city in the San Francisco Bay Area; the gateway to the Central Valley. Protection by the coastal range provides the Livermore Valley with a mild climate that enhances the pursuit of a more relaxed, less congested lifestyle.
As home to renowned science and technology centers, La...wrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratory, Livermore is a technological hub and an academically engaged community. It has become an integral part of the Bay Area, successfully competing in the global market powered by its wealth of research, technology and innovation.
Livermore's arts, culture, western heritage and vibrant wine industry provide a unique blend to this special community. Historic Downtown Livermore is enjoying a renaissance reestablishing the downtown as the city’s preeminent shopping, dining, entertainment and cultural district with a 10-screen cinema and a 500-seat performing arts center. With the addition of several residential projects and a pedestrian-oriented environment, the City is establishing an active urban living experience in the Valley.