Under general supervision, performs public safety services within the City’s Police Department including patrol, K-9 and motor vehicle safety and other specialty assignment as assigned. Performs law enforcement activities as an Arizona certified police officer, responds to calls for service; investigates and enforces City and State criminal codes and laws; makes arrests, prepares police reports, enforces traffic laws and conducts traffic control, completes statistical traffic reports for the State of Arizona; assists other law enforcement agencies upon request.
Education and Certification Required:
High School Diploma or GED equivalent; valid Arizona State driver's license.
Successful completion of a background investigation and polygraph examination; successful completion of physical and medical examination. Must be a U.S. Citizen and at least 21 years of age.
Spanish language fluency. Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice or related field.
Position is full time, FLSA: Non-Exempt. Salary Range 42 plus benefits as outlined in the City of Nogales Personnel Manual.
Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a resume, and completed City of Nogales Employment Application to the Human Resources Department. This position is on a continuous recruitment basis.