City of Rohnert Park , California
$36.10 - $51.32 Hourly
No Application Deadline
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY'S MISSION STATEMENT
"Make Rohnert Park the Safest City along the U.S. 101 Corridor"
(These duties are a representative sample; position assignments may vary)
Sufficient experience and education to perform the duties of a Public Safety Officer. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to:
Position requires sitting, standing, walking, running, reaching, twisting, turning, kneeling, bending, squatting, crouching in the performance of daily activities. The position also requires grasping, repetitive hand movement, and fine coordination in writing reports, and using a computer key board. Additionally, the position requires near, far, night, and color vision in viewing crime scenes and evidence and firing a weapon. As a law enforcement officer the incumbent is frequently required to run in pursuit and subdue suspects while taking them into custody; walk on uneven and slippery surfaces; drive a variety of emergency vehicles. Incumbents work outdoors in all weather conditions; around loud siren noise and moving vehicles. This position may require working around chemicals, pesticides, blood, and other potential toxic exposures and around electrical hazards. Incumbents may be subjected to physical threats, verbal abuse, and other stressful situations. Incumbents work a variety of shifts, including a 24-hour schedule. During fire suppression activities incumbents may be required to wear protective gear, carry appropriate tools, and wear self-contained breathing apparatus, weighing a combined total of 100 pounds, while performing many of the emergency related duties; may be exposed to very hot and very cold conditions and enter smoke filled buildings. While performing emergency aid, lifting and carrying victims and moving heavy equipment may be required. Incumbents will be required to work in small, cramped crawl spaces, areas where vision is limited, and/or at heights including roof tops and on ladders.
FLSA Status: Non exempt
Employee Unit: Rohnert Park Public Safety Officers' Association (RPPSOA)
Approved: April 22, 1997
Updated: September 26, 2011
Approved By: Gabriel A. Gonzalez, City Manager
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