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Grand Coulee Police Department

  • Contact Information

    Grand Coulee Police Department
    Grand Coulee City Hall
    PO Box 180
    Grand Coulee, Washington 99133
    Phone: 509-633-1150

Agency Added: 04/14/2015 | Last updated: 01/08/2019

Community Information

Located in North Central Washington on the Columbia River, Grand Coulee is home to the Grand Coulee Dam - the largest hydro-power generating facility in the U.S., which also provides water for the Columbia Basin Project. The dam is the largest employer in the area. Best known for the dam and the surrounding water attractions, outdoor recreation is a large part of the community. Boating, fishing, hunting, hiking, and other activities are enjoyed throughout the year.

Department Information

Comprised of 8 full time officers, including the Chief of Police. Rotating shifts. Under contract with the Bureau of Reclamation to provide law enforcement services at Grand Coulee Dam. Coverage in Electric City is also by contract.

Area Information

  • County: Grant County
  • Population: 1,026 plus 1,050 including Electric City, WA (Under Police Contract)

Agency Requirements:

Category Requirement Required at time of..
Test Hire
Minimum Age 21 X  
US Citizen/Lawful Permanent Resident US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident. X  
High School Grad/ GED Yes X  
Driver's License Required Yes X  
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult No adult felony convictions at any time. X  
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile None. X  
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes X  
Vision Requirements Correctable to 20/20   X
College Requirement No X  
Current Hiring Status The eligibility list is a continuous listing and maintained as scores are received from PST with oral board interviews conducted on an as-need basis. Vacancies are filled by Civil Service "rule of three" with the top three candidates forwarded to the appointing authority for background investigation and selection as vacancies occur.
Number of current vacancies: 0
Other * Submit to City Hall the following:
An Official City Application (available at City Hall or contact via email at depclerk2@couleemail.com ).
Cover Letter.
Form DD214 (if claiming Veteran's Preference).
All of the above items MUST be submitted to be considered for the position.

* An Oral Board will be scheduled for eligible applicants. Eligible applicants will be notified in writing, of the date, time and location of the board.

* For more information on the opening, please contact City Hall for a copy of the full job description/application.

Candidates must successfully pass the Physical Fitness and Abilities Test for this agency.

This agency does not allow out of state testing.
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider all the scores from the same applicant    
Request/ Access Scores On an as-needed basis as vacancies occur    

Current Hiring Status

No vacancies at this time.

Salary Information

Starting @ $4202.45 (per month) first year.

Benefit Information

Teamsters Union - Welfare Trust (Medical, Dental, Vision,Long-term Disability and Life Insurance)