NOTE: This recruitment will be used to establish an eligibility list for current and future vacancies. Successful candidates must be willing to work a shift schedule, which includes days, nights, weekends and holidays. Shift assignments are determined by seniority. Any prospective candidate will need to pass a thorough background investigation and polygraph examination before being hired by the Salinas Police Department.
DEFINITION: To perform a wide variety of general and confidential duties as required in the Police Department, including maintenance of records and files, processing of various Police Department records and reports, and providing information to the public, the court, department staff and outside agency representatives.
For more information on salary, benefits, duties, testing and job requirements, please see the attached job announcement.
All interested applicants must provide a typing certificate of 40 net wpm, valid within the last twelve (12) months. Copies must be submitted at the time of application as a single PDF attachment. Applications will be considered incomplete without a copy of typing certificate.
City of Salinas will accept typing certificates from most employment agencies, adult schools, ROP Centers, EDD programs, community and technical colleges. We will not accept self-exams done on-line. All certificates or letters of completion must demonstrate the required net words per minute, valid within the last 12 months at time of application and the test administrator’s contact information.