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DuPont Police Department


  • Contact Information

    DuPont Police Department
    1780 Civic Drive
    Ste 100
    DuPont, Washington 98327
    Phone: 253-964-7060
    Department Website

Agency Added: 03/11/2013 | Last updated: 11/02/2017

Community Information

See City Website

Department Information

The City of DuPont Police Department serves a population of approximately 9,000 citizens in south Pierce County along the I-5 corridor. Our staff of responds to a variety of calls for service in a rapidly growing planned community that is comprised of a variety of residential, commercial and industrial entities. The department is comprised of 1 Chief, 2 Sergeants, 6 Officers and a detective who provide 24 hr / 7 day a week service to our citizens. As a full service agency, we ensure that all officers receive proper additional training, equipment and leadership to maintain the highest level of competency and quality of service in the law enforcement community. For more information, please contact the DuPont Police Department at 253-912-5248.

Area Information

  • Population Size:7650

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 Valid Washington State Driver's License   X
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult None    
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes X  
Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certification Only Lateral applicants must have this requirement.    
Prior Experience Requirement Only Lateral applicants must have this requirement.    
Other Candidates must successfully pass the Physical Fitness and Abilities Test for this agency.

This agency allows out of state testing.
X  
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We only consider the most recent score    

Agency Disqualifiers:

THE FOLLOWING ARE AUTOMATIC AND POTENTIAL DISQUALIFIERS. APPLICANTS SHOULD NOT APPLY TO OUR AGENCY IF THEY INDICATE ANY OF THE AUTOMATIC DISQUALIFIERS. POTENTIAL DISQUALIFIERS WILL BE CONSIDERED ON A CASE BY CASE BASIS.

Category Disqualifier
Driving
Automatic1 or more traffic crime convictions in last 3 years (DWI, Suspended, Reckless, etc.)
Drug Usage
AutomaticUse of any illegal drug in the last 5 years.
AutomaticIllegal use of ANY controlled substance while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
AutomaticIllegal opiate or Hallucinogen use.
AutomaticPattern of illegal use of prescription medication.
Criminal Activity
AutomaticAny adult felony conviction.
AutomaticAny misdemeanor or felony conviction while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
PotentialJuvenile felony convictions will be carefully reviewed.
AutomaticBeen convicted of any crime under a domestic violence statue.
AutomaticUnlawful sexual misconduct.
Employment
AutomaticLied during any stage of the hiring process.
AutomaticFalsified his or her application, personal history questionnaire, or any other forms during hiring process.
Financial
AutomaticFailure to pay income tax or child support.

Current Hiring Status

Currently filling 1 vacancy and establishing an eligibility list.

Salary Information

$56,325 - $69,295 annual

Benefit Information

The City of DuPont provides a comprehensive benefit package to attract and retain a high performing workforce. Benefit coverage begins the first day of the month after the date of hire. For full benefit details, please visit the City website www.dupontwa.gov for more information.