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Lateral Police Officer Position

The Union Gap Police Department is currently seeking qualified Lateral Police Officers. Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED, possess a valid Washington State drivers license or be able to obtain one prior to date of hire, be a United States Citizen, and be a Certified Peace Officer in Washington State, or equivalent, with a minimum of two (2) years of paid service as a sworn Police Officer within the last five (5) years. Qualified officers will receive pay and vacation accrual commensurate to their prior years of service and a $15,000 signing bonus. The department issues Officers assigned vehicles and incentive pay for education , field training officer certification, physical fitness incentive, and special assignment pay. The rate of pay is

$5,811.31 to $7,131.09 DOE. Officers receive a generous benefit package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 12 paid holidays, annual $1,050 uniform allowance, paid vacation and sick leave, LEOFF II retirement, and deferred compensation with a 4% City match. Qualified applicants will be invited to a panel interview. Successful applicants will undergo a background investigation, to include: polygraph, psychological, and medical examinations. Applicants must submit a completed City application and personal resume.

Applications may be obtained online at or at Union Gap City Hall, 102 W Ahtanum    Rd    Union    Gap,    WA    98903.    Applications must be returned to:, or mailed to Union Gap City Hall, Attention Karen Clift on , 102 W. Ahtanum Rd., Union Gap, WA 98903. Applications will be accepted at the above address until the position is filled, with the first review on April 11, 2024. EOE

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