Under direct supervision, performs routine tasks in various divisions of the Police Department in conjunction with a formal training program designed for career development into the law enforcement field as a Police Officer.
A Police Cadet is a part-time position responsible for performing a variety of routine functions for the Jail, Records, Evidence, and Detective Divisions.
Receives general supervision from assigned management. Incumbents in this class do not routinely exercise supervision.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
(include but are not limited to the following)
- Performs the routine functions of an assigned Police Division.
- Assists in the referral of citizen complaints and problems.
- Processes records checks and overnight parking applications.
- Investigates activities such as thefts, loss of property, neighborhood disputes, and traffic problems.
- Assists officers and jailers in booking prisoners, including fingerprinting and photographing.
- Performs filing and other related duties as required.
PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Some of these requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations.
(The following are minimal qualifications necessary for entry into the classification.)
Education and/or Experience:
Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid class C California driver's license.
(The following are a representative sample of the KAS's necessary to perform essential duties of the position.)
Operate standard office equipment including a computer and a variety of word processing and software applications. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The City of Covina expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the City of Covina's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
THE CITY OF COVINA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY OR REVOKE, WITHOUT NOTICE, ANY OR ALL OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS BULLETIN PRIOR TO THE TIME OF APPOINTMENT, AND TO WAIVE ANY NON-SUBSTANTIVE JOB REQUIREMENT AND MAKE SUBJECTIVE DECISIONS INTERPRETING AND ASSESSING THE SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS OF ANY CANDIDATE, INCLUDING THE DETERMINATION THAT NONE OF THE CANDIDATES, EVEN THOSE WHO MEET THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, ARE APPROPRIATE FOR THE POSITION.
By reason of part-time status, such employees are not eligible for full-time benefits, but are subject to 7.5% monthly deductions for the Accumulation Program for Part-Time (short-term) and Limited Service Employees (APPLE). The City does participate in the Medicare portion of Social Security and does not participate in the full Social Security benefits.
Education: Select below the option which best describes your highest level of education?
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Some college courses
- Associate Arts Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- 12 units or more
- Less than 12 units
Acknowledgment: I understand that I cannot update my application once I have submitted it. Therefore, I have fully completed ALL sections and provided full descriptions of my duties and responsibilities for each employer listed in my work experience, and have fully supported ALL of my responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire with the materials found in my application.
- I understand.
- I understand
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