The City of Fremont is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer Lateral in the Fremont Police Department.
As a peace officer, you will have the extraordinary privilege of a career of service, substance, and honor.
Example of duties as an Officer: Patrol for the prevention of crime and the enforcement of laws and regulations; investigate and prepare reports on accidents, offenses and damage to property; prepare reports on arrests and property impounded; make arrests, issue citations, and give verbal warnings; intervene in private or public disputes to protect the public and maintain order; other duties as assigned
California Government Code Section 1031(a) requires that Police Officers be citizens of the United States. California Government Code Section 1031.5 requires that permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as Police Officers be eligible for and have applied for citizenship.
California Government Code Section 1031 requires that peace officers be citizens of the United States, have a high school diploma or the equivalent
Must be 20-1/2 years of age at time of filing and 21 years of age at time of appointment (no upper age limit).
Must pass a written test and a physical agility test. Ability to pass a job related medical examination, which will include a drug screen, and a psychological evaluation. Must pass an extensive background check including a polygraph examination. A record of repeated criminal misdemeanors and/or felony violations or other infractions of the law may be disqualifying.
Possession of a Class C California driver's license at the time of appointment and satisfactory driving record is required.
Successful completion of a POST approved field training program
Currently employed as a Police Officer by a California law enforcement agency
Additional Salary Information: $10,000 signing bonus
Police Officer: $8,881 - $10,798 monthly
One hour paid on-duty workout each shift, full cross-fit gym with treadmills and bikes, and a basketball court
Full locker rooms, towel service and access to on-site trainer
Prime Schedule: 4 days on, 4 days off
CalPERS retirement plan, required PERS contributions vary by plan
104 hours of annual holiday pay, paid vacation starts at 120 hours annually, 200 hour maximum
$2,180 monthly City contribution towards medical and dental. Vision provided through Fremont Police Association
Eligible to receive up to a maximum of $580 per month in taxable cash for money not used or in lieu of purchasing medical benefits
$50k City paid life insurance
$1,750 annual uniform allowance ($500 for first year)
Longevity pay, education incentive pay, specialist pay, and opportunities for overtime pay