Salary Range: $32.72 -
Opening Date: January 25, 2024
Closing Date: Open
Interested candidates must complete and submit a Riverdale
City application. This job posting will be open until all vacant positions are
filled. Once a qualifying application is
received, arrangements will be made to begin the testing process. There will not be a group testing date. Starting salary will be based on years of
service and qualifications on a 1 for 1 basis.
For applications, please visit our website at www.riverdalecity.com
and click on employment.
Performs a variety of working
level, technical law enforcement duties related to enforcing the laws,
maintaining the peace, and protecting the citizens of Riverdale. Performs in investigations, patrol or traffic
units as may be assigned.
Works under the general supervision of the Assistant Chief
May provide close to general supervision to less experienced
officers while in training or on a case-by-case basis. Functions as the Officer in Charge (OIC) in
the absence of a higher ranking officer or by assignment.
Performs a variety of advanced level law enforcement duties.
Responds to life and property threatening calls such as
robbery, burglary, family disturbance, theft, vandalism, arson, riot, etc.
Conducts investigation and follow-up investigation on scene
and post incident; makes arrests of offenders.
Writes crime case reports, arrest reports, complaint
Appears and testifies in court.
Routine patrol of residential neighborhoods and businesses.
Operates the breathalyzer and radar equipment.
Conducts security checks of business and residential
Performs traffic related functions; i.e. enforcement and
investigation of accidents.
Functions may be performed in uniform or investigation
Regular and predictable attendance.
Other functions may be assigned by letter of appointment.
Graduation from high school or equivalent GED.
Successful completion of Utah Peace Officers Standards and Training
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Skills, and Abilities:
Some knowledge of modern law enforcement principles, procedures,
techniques and equipment; applicable Federal, State, County and City laws and
ordinances and departmental rules and regulations; hazardous waste
classifications and emergency procedures related to control, containment, and
confinement, investigative procedures and practices; legal liabilities
associated with arrest and law enforcement; court room procedures and laws of
Skill in the use of firearms, the operation of police vehicles and
other specialized equipment including intoxilyzers, radar (laser) units,
restraint devices and less than lethal devices.
Must be clear of prior felony
criminal convictions; misdemeanor convictions will be dealt with case-by-case.
Must possess a
valid Utah Driver’s License.
department specified physical fitness requirements.
functions of the work pose high degrees of hazard uncertainty. Work is subject to all seasonal and weather
extremes. Physical readiness essential
to effective job performance. Various
levels of mental application required.
Continuous use of motor skills. Risk
of exposure to biohazards and blood borne pathogens. Work requires twenty four hours, seven day a
week coverage, including holidays.
Veteran's Preference Points: Applicants MUST
submit a copy of their DD-214 with their application and before the
closing date in order to receive veteran's points. This is for initial
City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
employment with the city shall be required to take a
drug and alcohol
test with negative results and a background check
pre-condition of employment.
Riverdale City is located in northern Utah.