JOB INFORMATION REQUEST:  Police Cadet


SALARY:        $8.00 - 10.00 per hour.
STATUS:        CLOSED


 

THE POSITION


Under close general supervision, performs routine clerical and para-technical work associated with the various functions of the Police Department. This is a work training program for college students interested in a law enforcement career. Cadets may remain in the program until age 23 or until completion of their Bachelor's degree with Departmental approval. The Riverside Police Department is dedicated to hiring only those individuals who meet the highest of professional standards with a commitment to serving all members of their community with sensitivity, empathy and impartiality.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum of 18 years of age with a maximum age of 23. High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent and enrollment in a minimum of six (6) semester units in an accredited college or university with major coursework in Police Science, Administration of Justice or a closely related field. Must possess at the time of appointment a valid California Drivers License appropriate for the position.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Required active enrollment in the minimum college courses required related to a degree in Police Science or related fields and maintain a "C" or better average.

FILING PERIOD

EXAMINATION

Applications will be screened and qualified/successful candidates may be invited to compete in a written and/or oral examination.

 

To apply for these positions please go to https://cityjobs.riversideca.gov/hr/JobListings.aspx and click on the "apply now" link.

 

Back to Employment