You love being a Police Officer, but maybe your department is not the right fit. Or maybe you are still looking for a department to start your career in law enforcement. Join the San Leandro Police Department, where our salary and benefits are considered among the most generous in the region!

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Community-oriented individuals that have a drive to protect and serve the members of the city of San Leandro through partnerships, crime prevention, and law enforcement work.

Police Officers with San Leandro Police Department have to opportunity to work in various specialized assignments which include, but are not limited to: Detectives, Professional Standards, Drone Technicians, Field Training Officers, SWAT/HNT, Traffic/Motorcycles, Departmental Trainers, among many more.

WHAT WE OFFER YOU:
Competitive salary – up to $147,624 annual salary ($70.97/hr)
Holiday-in-lieu pay – 7% of base salary
Education incentive pay – 4% to 8% depending on level of education or POST certificates
Uniform allowance – $1,600 annually
Crisis Intervention Training pay – 4% of base salary
Master Officer I/II pay – up to 7.5% of base salary (after 20 years as a sworn peace officer with established criteria)
Vacation accrual commensurate with your total sworn peace officer experience
Carryover of sick leave balance (up to 160 hours) from your current employer based on your total years of sworn peace officer experience
City contribution towards deferred compensation up to 2% base salary
Health and fitness reimbursement up to $500 annually
One hour paid to workout on duty
Up to $2409 monthly City contribution toward medical and dental benefits (you pay only $113.30/month for Kaiser family coverage)

TO QUALIFY AS AN ACADEMY GRADUATE, AN APPLICANT MUST:
Possess a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
Have completed 60 (semester) college units OR have equivalent work experience, other education or training that would most likely provide the required knowledge and abilities
Have successfully completed a State of California POST Basic Police Academy within the last 24 months
Possess a valid State of California POST Basic Police Academy Certificate
Possess and maintain a valid class “C” California driver’s license
Record must be free from any felony convictions, or any convictions that would bar the applicant from legally

TO QUALIFY AS A LATERAL, AN APPLICANT MUST:
Possess a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
Have completed 60 (semester) college units OR have equivalent work experience, other education or training that would most likely provide the required knowledge and abilities
Possess a valid State of California POST Basic Certificate and currently work as a Police Officer in a California POST agency; OR
Have worked in the job classification within one (1) year of application, and can show proof of successful completion of the California POST agency-specific field training program.
Possess and maintain a valid class “C” California driver’s license
Record must be free from any felony convictions, or any convictions that would bar the applicant from legally

Visit our website to apply for this exciting opportunity https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofsanleandro.

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