Law Enforcement Officer Position

Brier Police Department - Police Officer



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Brier Police Department - Police Officer

Last updated on February 07, 2023
PST Partner Agency since October 19, 2011

Vacancy: 1

Important Information


Hiring Status: 1 position open

Lateral candidates: Contact Brier PD Directly

Community Information

The City of Brier is a wonderful community located just 15 miles North of Downtown Seattle, located in Snohomish County. The City of Brier is approximately 2.1 square miles in size, contains 27 miles of streets & roads and has approximately 7,000 residents. This beautiful community also consists of modern single-family homes and has vast open spaces, scenic parks and wildlife.

The city is governed by a Mayor/City Council form of government. The city is mostly residential and still maintains some "rural" feeling, but is close to I-5 and I-405.

Department Information

$10,000 Hiring Incentive

Within the city, the Brier Police Department strives to deliver the highest level of professionalism & service to its citizens. The Brier Police Department offers its community members a full range of services which include Animal Control, Patrol & Investigations & Traffic Enforcement. The Brier Police Department also provides 24/7 coverage of the city and works collaboratively with neighboring agencies when mutual aid needs arise. The City of Brier endeavors to provide its Officers with the resources, technology and the support needed to ensure excellent policing, investigations and successful prosecutions. Additionally, at the Brier Police Department there are numerous opportunities for additional training & self-advancement!

Currently, the City of Brier Police Department does not have a vaccine mandate.

Area Information

County: Snohomish
Population: 7,000
# of Staff: 8

Hiring Status

Brier Police Department - Police Officer has 1 vacancy.


The eligibility list is a continuous listing and maintained as scores are received from PST with oral boards conducted on an as-needed basis. In all examinations the minimum grade or standing for which eligibility may be earned shall be 70%. The relative weight is as follows: 40% for the written examination and 60% for the oral examination plus veterans credit if entitled pursuant to Chapter 41.04 RCW as amended. 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: 1

Salary Information

$10,000 Hiring Incentive

Hourly Base Rate: Step-1Hourly $33.10 / Annual $66,768

Step-2Hourly $34.28 / Annual $71,311

Step-3Hourly $36.39 / Annual $75,691

Step-4Hourly $38.51 / Annual $80,117

Step-5Hourly $40.65 / Annual $84,565

Step-6Hourly $42.82 / Annual $89,068

Note: Pay and Benefits are based off of the collective bargaining agreement

Monthly Education Incentive:

$75.00 AA Degree, check with the City for requirements.

$150.00 BA Degree, check with the City for requirements.

$175.00 Masters Degree, check with the City for requirements.

Benefit Information

Health, Dental, Vision & Retirement Benefits!

Overtime Available!

Education, Longevity, Holiday, Sick, & Vacation!

Brier Police Department - Police Officer Requirements

Category Requirement Required at time of...
    Test Hire
Written Examination Yes, required
LEO/CO Physical Ability Test (PAT) Yes, required

Your physical ability test must be completed 90 days (~3 months) before or after your passing written exam.

Minimum Age 21
US Citizen/Lawful Permanent Resident US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.
High School Grad/ GED Yes
Driver's License Required WA Driver's License or the ability to obtain a WA Driver's License.
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult None.
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes
Vision Requirements Must meet LEOFF II standards.
Veterans Preference Points Yes
Current Hiring Status
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We only consider the most recent score

Brier Police Department - Police Officer 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
Drug Usage
Automatic Illegal use of ANY controlled substance while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
Automatic Hallucinogen use
Automatic Illegal opiate use.
Automatic Illegal use of ANY controlled substance while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
Automatic Pattern of illegal use of prescription medication.
Criminal Activity
Potential Any misdemeanor, or felony conviction while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
Automatic Any adult felony conviction.
Automatic Been convicted of any crime under a domestic violence statue.
Potential Adult misdemeanor convictions will be carefully reviewed.
Potential Unlawful sexual misconduct.

Contact Information

Brier Police Department - Police Officer

2901 228TH ST SW
Brier, WA 98036 Snohomish County


Agency Test Requirements
Written Examination: Yes, required
PAT: Yes, required

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