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Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Join DPD​​​ On behalf of the men and women of the Dallas Police Department, congratulations on your interest in becoming a member of the Dallas Police Department! The Dallas Police Department was founded in 1881, and it is the 2nd largest police department in the State of Texas and the 9th largest police department in the country. The Dallas Police Department is comprised of over 3300 sworn members and over 500 non-sworn members. The Dallas Police Department provides police services to over 1.3 million citizens who reside in a ci​ty occupying 3​85 square miles. The Dallas Police Department is dedicated to recruiting, hiring, and training the most qualified applicants. The Dallas Police Department offers a wide range of assignments and more opportunities for advancement and professional development than other departments. This is the first step in a rewarding career with a progressive and diverse police department.Please click the "Apply Now" button to learn more and / or to apply.
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Position Purpose  The salary listed on this job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.For information related to Essential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work, and Working Conditions & Hazards of this position, click here.  Locate and click on the position title to view the job classification specification. For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed. Vacancies currently available in the following departments:  Dallas Police Communications  Minimum QualificationsEDUCATION: High school diploma or GED.EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of customer service experience involving one (1) or more of the following: heavy phone contact; data entry/form completion; complaint resolution; processing orders/inquiries.EQUIVALENCY(IES): Forty-five (45) college semester hours plus one (1) year of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.OTHER REQUIRMENTS: Availability to work varying shifts including nights, weekends, holidays and/or overtime.Must have own telephone or cellular phone.Must pass an intensive background investigation and drug test.Must obtain a Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) certification during probationary period.No FELONY or class A MISDEMEANOR convictions.No class B MISDEMEANOR convictions within the last ten (10) years.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES): Ability to view and read information on computer monitors and maps.Ability to remain calm under pressure and accurately enter data.PREFERENCES: Bilingual skills are a plus.PERFORMANCE EXAM: Exam covers data entry, memory recall, spelling, prioritization, map reading, cross-referencing, and call summarization skills.Time Limit: N/A***Please note: The Criticall exam for this position can only be taken two (2) times within a twelve (12) month period.PICTURE I.D. REQUIRED
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Position Purpose  The salary listed on this job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.For information related to Essential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work, and Working Conditions & Hazards of this position, click here.  Locate and click on the position title to view the job classification specification. For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed.Vacancies currently available in the following department: Dallas Police Department  Minimum Qualifications  EDUCATION:   High school diploma or GED. EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of experience in a public safety emergency call taking and/or dispatching position within a municipal, county, state, or federal regulatory agency. OR One (1) year of experience as an air traffic controller. OR One (1) year of experience as a sworn Police Officer. LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S): Must obtain Telecommunications Operator License from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) within one (1) year of employment. OTHER REQUIREMENT(S): No felony or class A misdemeanor convictions.No class B misdemeanor convictions within the last ten (10) years.No drug or domestic violence related convictions.Must pass intensive background investigation and drug test.Availability to work varying shifts including nights, weekends, holidays, and/or overtime. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES): Effective oral and written communication skills.MS Office or similar software skills.Ability to type thirty-five (35) words per minute.Ability to remain calm in stressful situations. PERFORMANCE EXAM: The Criticall exam for this classification will remain as follows: Description: Exam covers data entry, memory recall, spelling, reading comprehension, sentence clarity, prioritization, map reading, cross referencing, and call summarization skills.Time Limit: Two (2) hours and thirty (30) minutes. ***Please note: The Critical exam for this position can only be taken two (2) times within a twelve (12) month period.
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Position Purpose  The salary listed on this job positing is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.For information related to Essential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work, and Working Conditions & Hazards of this position, click here.  Locate and click on the position title to view the job classification specification. For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed. Vacancies currently available in the following department:  Dallas Police Department     Minimum Qualifications  EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED. EXPERIENCE (must include all of the following): Six (6) years experience in a public safety emergency call taking and/or dispatching position within a municipal, county, state or federal regulatory agency.One (1) year of experience with lead-work/supervisory responsibilities. LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S): Valid driver's license with a good driving record.Must be able to obtain Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) and Texas Crime Information Center/National Crime Information Center (TCIC/NCIC) certifications within probationary period. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must pass an intensive background check including polygraph and drug screen.No felony or class A misdemeanor convictions.No Class B misdemeanor convictions within the last ten (10) years.Must be available for various shifts including nights, weekends and holidays.Must be available for twenty-four/seven (24/7) call out. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Effective oral and written communications skills.MS Office skills. EQUIVALENCY: Associate's degree (or higher) in any field plus four (4) years of specified experience including one (1) year of lead-work/supervisory responsibilities will meet the education and experience requirements. PREFERENCE: Current TCOLE and/or TCIC/NCIC certifications a plus.
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Position Purpose  The salary listed on the job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.For information related to Essential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work, and Working Conditions & Hazards of this position, click here. Locate and click on the position title to view the job classification specification.  For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions musthave been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimumqualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed. Vacancies currently available in the following department(s): Dallas Police Department - Civilan   Minimum Qualifications  EDUCATION:  Bachelor's degree in a criminalistics, forensics, natural sciences (chemistry, biology, physics) or social science field.EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of professional level experience with a municipal, county, state or federal regulatory agency in any of the following areas:Latent print comparisonAdvanced ridgeology techniquesEQUIVALENCY(IES): High school diploma or GED, plus eight (8) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.An associate's degree in any field plus six (6) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.A bachelor's degree or higher in a non-specified field plus six (6) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.A master's degree or higher in a specified field plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.A current Latent Print Certification from the International Association for identification (I.A.I), will meet the education and experience requirements.LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S): Valid driver's license with good driving record.OTHER REQUIREMENT(S): Must pass intensive background check required (No Felony or Class A Misdemeanor convictions).Must be able to detect, investigate, and give expert court testimony.Must have or obtain certification as a Latent Print Examiner by the International Association for Identification (I.A.I.) within six 6) month probationary period. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES): Effective oral and written communication skills.MS Word/Excel or similar software skillsAbility to lift up to fifty (50) poundsPREFERENCE(S): Latent print examination or utilizing Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS) in a recognized criminal/crime scene laboratory actively engaged in forensic sciences. 
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Position PurposeThe salary listed on the job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.For information related to Essential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work, and Working Conditions & Hazards of this position, click here.  Locate and click on the position title to view the job classification specification. For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed.Vacancies currently available in the following department(s): Dallas Police Department  Minimum QualificationsEDUCATION: High school diploma or GED EXPERIENCE (must include all of the following): Five (5) years of experience in aircraft maintenance and inspections to include overhauls.One (1) year lead work and/or supervisory responsibilities.One (1) year experience with budget monitoring, vendor and contract management, procurement, and record management. LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S): Mechanics license with Airframe & Power Plant ratings issued by Federal Aviation Association (FAA).Current Inspection Authorization license Issued by Federal Aviation Association (FAA).Valid driver's license with a good driving record. OTHER REQUIREMENT(S): Must pass extensive background check PREFERENCE(S): Experience with Bell 206B3 or OH-58 helicopters preferred. Experience within helicopter specialty within the last six (6) months preferred.Experience with budget monitoring, vendor and contract management, procurement, and record management.
Dallas Police Department Dallas, TX, United States
Lateral Entry Police Officers  ​Qualifications All lateral entry police officers (LEPOs) are subject to the same hiring process, and must meet the same hiring requirements as all other police officer applicants.College credit hours requirement is waived for current and former law enforcement officers.Applicants must not turn 45 years of age before taking the civil service examination.Have worked for any law enforcement agency as a sworn police officer with powers of arrest in the United States or U.S. Territories.Have 36 months certified law enforcement experience with any city, county or state law enforcement agency.Have not been separated as a police officer for more than four months prior to the date of application.No pending disciplinary actions or investigations for misconduct or criminal activity.Time served as a reserve officer or other type of unpaid peace officer will not be used to calculate an applicant's total time on active service for either qualification for the lateral entry program or for computing compensation.Out of state LEPOs will complete the full Dallas Police Training Academy.The Commander of the Personnel Division determines whether any LEPO applicant meets the eligibility standards.  LEPOs are hired at the starting pay as follows: ​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​Lateral Entry ​Police Officer 3 years' experience - $51,688.00 4 years' experience - $54,263.00 5/+ years' experience - $56,971.00