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Posted on: January 19, 2015

[ARCHIVED] You should be a cop! Now hiring...

You Should be a Cop!
It’s More than a Career, It is an honor
Explore Policing at Career Night on January 28

You should be a cop! If you are someone who can perform multiple tasks with ease, you are calm under pressure, you are a good communicator and you care about people, you may have the skills necessary to be a good police officer. The Eugene Police Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for police officer now! Eugene Police officers come from various backgrounds, life experiences and prior vocations. Whether you are a recent college graduate, Military Veteran, or are simply looking for a challenging and rewarding new career, you may be the police officer we are looking for.

Being a Eugene police officer is an amazing responsibility, honor, and privilege. You are a guardian of your community’s safety. Eugene Police officers have many paths open to them as they serve: special training, ad-hoc teams, such a major collision investigation, SWAT, Metro Explosives, Crisis Negotiator; and other special assignments and teams such a detectives, Traffic Enforcement Team , K-9 and Patrol.

If you have ever been interested in an exciting and rewarding career in law enforcement, you are invited to explore, ask questions and perhaps schedule a ride-along during Career Night, Wednesday, January 28, at 6:30 p.m., 1705 W. 2nd Avenue, Eugene, Oregon. No reservation is required.

Experienced law enforcement professionals and human resources staff will provide information and answer questions about police work and the City’s testing process. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Eugene Police Department and learn how to become a Eugene police officer.

The current salary range for a Eugene police officer is $54,808 - $69,888 per year, with a comprehensive benefits package. The application deadline is by 5 p.m., on Friday, February 20, 2015. The projected hire date is September 2015.

It’s the career choice of a lifetime!
For more information or to apply, please visit
then click on Current Job Openings

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