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City of Talent Oregon / Employment Opportunities

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Job Title: Police Officer
 Open to establish list for possible future opening(s) 
Job Class: Full Time
Job Hours: Salaried
Salary: $4206-$5370
City of Talent


The City of Talent is accepting applications for the position of Lateral Talent Police Officer.   A police officer is charged with the responsibility of fulfilling the police mission of protecting life, property, and preserving order; prevents and represses crime through patrol and investigative activities; enforces city ordinances, state and federal laws; apprehends offenders and secures compliance in lesser non-criminal matters; performs other related activities in assisting the public; performs other duties as assigned.

All candidates must take the Frontline National exam through National Testing Network to be considered further in the hiring process.  Frontline National exam results are considered valid if taken within the last 6 months.

The department also requires the candidate Public Safety Self-Assessment (PSSA) Parts 1 & 2. You can access these through your candidate account. NTN suggests completing the PSSA as soon as possible so there is not a delay in your process.

Candidates must also complete a City of Talent Police Application.

Current pay range is $4,206 - $5,370 plus incentives per month. For an application, complete job description and job announcement, visit our website at  Equal Opportunity Employer.  To apply submit a letter of interest, resume and a completed City of Talent application to or mail to City of Talent, PO Box 445 Talent, OR 97520.  This is to establish a list for possible future opening(s).

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