Come join the family! We are happy to announce that we have a position open for a lateral police officer. If you are looking for a great working environment full of great men and women, Mountain View is just the place for you.
Click here to learn more about the position and to apply! We look forward to hearing from you.
UPDATE: This position has closed. Please continue to check our site for future employment opportunities!
ORIGINAL POST: We are thrilled to announce that we have a police officer trainee position now open here at the Mountain View Police Department.
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: We take great pride in serving our community and its residents. The Police Officer Trainee is a non-sworn, entry-level position in the Police Department for individuals either without prior sworn law enforcement experience or those who have yet to complete the Police Academy.
At the start of employment, Police Officer Trainees will complete a 22-week Police Academy in the fall before beginning their field training program with the Mountain View Police Department. Upon successful completion of the Police Academy, Police Officer Trainees will be reclassified as Police Officers. Those currently in the Academy will start employment with an in house academy.
To learn more about the requirements needed for this position, please explore joinmvpd.com today. To apply, just click the CalOpps link on the right side of the home page to begin the process of joining the Mountain View Police Department.
We look forward to hearing from you!
UPDATE: The application period for this position has closed. Please keep an eye out on joinmvpd.com for future employment opportunities!
We are very excited to announce that we have an opening for a Lateral Officer position here at the Mountain View Police Department.
Our officers take pride in being a part of a dedicated team of professionals whose first and foremost duty is to provide excellent service to the community they serve. Being a member of the Mountain View Police Department is not just about having a job, it’s about becoming a part of a family.
If these qualities are something you are looking for in your next chapter as a law enforcement officer, submit your application and upload a copy of your Basic Post online at http://www.calopps.org. Candidates without access to submit their application online may return them to the Human Resources Division, City of Mountain View, 500 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA 94041, (650) 903-6309.
The application process will open until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 2, 2015.
UPDATE: This position has closed. Continue to follow our blog for future job opportunities here at the Mountain View Police Department.
We are happy to announce that we have opened recruitment for the position of Police Officer Trainee.
We will be having an open house on Friday, Jan. 8, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to not only show you more about what the Mountain View Police Department has to offer, but to hear from you about why you’d like to have a career in law enforcement with MVPD.
As you know, some of the requirements of becoming a police officer include a written exam and a physical agility test. The written exam will be hosted by the Napa Valley Criminal Justice Training Center. To learn more, and to sign up, click here. The physical agility exam will be hosted by the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium at the College of San Mateo on Jan. 13. To learn more, and to sign up, click here.
Safety. People. Results. Those three things make up the very core of the Mountain View Police Department. We are dedicated professionals who are committed every day to providing excellent service to our community.
And now, we are looking for people who not only share those values, they want to share them with others as well.
We are pleased to announce that we are recruiting for Police Officer Trainee. The position will officially begin accepting applications soon.
We will be having an open house on Jan. 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to show you more about our department and hear why you would like to be a part of the Mountain View Police Department.
As you know, some of the requirements of becoming a police officer include a written exam and a physical agility test. Those exams will be hosted by the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium at the College of San Mateo on Jan. 13. To learn more, and to sign up, please visit theacademy.ca.gov.
We will continue to update this site as more information becomes available. Check back soon.