Police Department - Police Officer Position

Closing Date: 
Fri., May. 5, 2017
5:00 PM
$4,278 - $5,554 per month

The Hermiston Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Officer.  The full description of duties, minimum standards, and application packet can be obtained at the Hermiston Police Department, viewed on the City of Hermiston website under job openings, or upon request, can be mailed or emailed.

College level course work in law enforcement or related field, bilingual capability, and specialized law enforcement type trainings are highly desirable.

Job Announcement and Duties (PDF)

Salary Range

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement (CBA) between the City of Hermiston and the Hermiston Police Association.  The current salary range is $4,278 - $5,554 per month without incentives.  When factoring incentives for things like education, special assignment, certification, step increases, bilingual, etc. the top paid patrol officer could be $6,687 per month.  The updated CBA is currently in negotiation.

Benefit Package

City contribution to PERS retirement pursuant to CBA; sick leave, holidays, and vacation leave accruals pursuant to CBA; participation in health and accident insurance and disability insurance pursuant to CBA; uniforms and gear consistent with the job description and pursuant to CBA; and cleaning costs for uniforms pursuant to CBA.

To Apply

Submit a City of Hermiston application form to:

Hermiston Police Department
Selection Process – Attention Chief Edmiston
330 South 1st Street
Hermiston, OR 97838

Resume and cover letter recommended but not required.

Closing Date

May 5th, 2017 at 5:00 PM

The City of Hermiston is an Equal Opportunity Employer recognizing Veteran Preference