Law Enforcement Officer Position

Clyde Hill Police Department - Police Officer



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Clyde Hill Police Department - Police Officer

Last updated on January 04, 2024
PST Partner Agency since August 05, 2022

Vacancies: 2

Important Information

Entry level applicants for any position in the Police Department must be a citizen of the United States; possess educational training equivalent to a high school diploma/GED; must year 21 years of age; must possess a valid WA state drivers license or ability to obtain a WA state drivers license by date of hire; must be in good health and of good moral character.

Community Information

The City of Clyde Hill has the unique distinction of spectacular views of Lake Washington, Mount Rainer, the Olympic Mountains, the Cascade Mountain range and the Seattle or Bellevue skyline from its many higher elevations. The City's park-like towering evergreens and a lush profusion of northwestern foliage on public and private property are the pride of its friendly citizens and a delight to visitors.

Department Information

The Clyde Hill Police Department is a close-knit, family oriented agency with a strong belief in fostering an environment of trust between the officers and the community. The City of Clyde Hill is located across Lake Washington from Seattle and the Puget Sound, and a short drive to the Cascade Mountains. The City of Clyde Hill is consistently rated as one of the safest cities in Washington.

Area Information

County: King County
Population: 6,000
# of Staff: 10

Hiring Status

Clyde Hill Police Department - Police Officer has 2 vacancies.

The Clyde Hill Police Department currently hiring Entry Level, Exceptional Entry, or Lateral Police Officers.

Salary Information

2024 Salary: $6641 (Step 1) - $9637 (Step 6)/Month DOQ plus ~$975/month Flexible Spending Program, and up to 2% Educational Incentive, excellent benefits + take home vehicle

Benefit Information

Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, retirement/deferred compensation, take home vehicle and more. 

Clyde Hill Police Department - Police Officer Requirements

Category Requirement Required at time of...
    Test Hire
Written Examination Yes, required

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

LEO/CO Physical Ability Test (PAT) Yes, required

Your physical ability test must be completed 180 days (~6 months) before or after your passing written exam.

Minimum Age 21
Citizenship US Citizen
High School Grad/ GED Yes
Driver's License Required Valid Washington State Driver's License
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult No adult felony convictions at any time.
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile Will be carefully reviewed on a case by case basis
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes
Vision Requirements Must meet LEOFF II standards.
College Requirement No
Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certification No
Prior Experience Requirement No
Reserve Officer Certification Preference Points No
Veterans Preference Points Yes
Current Hiring Status Currently hiring for vacancies
Body Decorations Yes
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider the highest score received within the past one year
Request/Access Scores On an as-needed basis as vacancies occur

Clyde Hill 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
Automatic 2 or more traffic crime convictions in last 10 years (DWI, Suspended, Reckless, etc.).
Drug Usage
Automatic Illegal use of ANY controlled substance while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
Automatic Illegal opiate use.
Automatic No illegal sale of ANY drug, including marijuana.
Potential Illegal use of dangerous drugs or narcotics, other than marijuana, for any purpose.
Automatic Pattern of illegal use of prescription medication.
Criminal Activity
Automatic Any adult felony conviction.
Automatic Any misdemeanor, or felony conviction while employed in a criminal justice capacity.
Automatic Adult misdemeanor convictions will be carefully reviewed.
Automatic Juvenile felony conviction will be carefully reviewed.
Potential Been convicted of any crime under a domestic violence statue.
Potential Unlawful sexual misconduct.
Automatic Lied during any stage of the hiring process.
Automatic Falsified his or her application, personal history questionnaire, or any other forms during hiring process.
Automatic Previous revocation or denial of (CJTC/POST) certified status, or suspension of current (CJTC/POST) certified status.
Automatic Failure to pay income tax or child support.
Automatic Current credit accounts, or unresolved accounts in collection will be carefully reviewed.

Contact Information

Clyde Hill Police Department - Police Officer

9605 NE 24th St
Clyde Hill, WA 98004 King County County


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

Other Clyde Hill Police Department positions

Lateral/Exceptional Hire Police Officer