LAKE HAVASU CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
2360 MCCULLOCH BOULEVARD NORTH
LAKE HAVASU CITY, ARIZONA 86403
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Updated: September 12, 2019
Job Classification: Police Officer/Trainee
In order to be considered for employment with Lake Havasu City, applicants must submit an online application at www.lhcaz.gov. In addition, Lake Havasu City must be a chosen department to view your test scores as outlined on the National Testing Network website. Candidates may schedule testing at any of the testing facilities; however, testing must be completed on or by August 8, 2019.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: READ THE JOB BULLETIN POSTED AT WWW.LHCAZ.GOV THOROUGHLY; INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REJECTED.
Additional testing will be conducted for this position. Once successful written test scores or scheduled confirmation with National Testing Network are confirmed, qualified applicants will receive separate testing notification via email and must be available on the date/time scheduled; no make-up tests will be given. Testing will consist of the following:
Arizona POST Certified Officer Applicants:In order to apply as an AZPOST certified lateral Police Officer, candidates must have successfully completed an Arizona POST approved Police Officer Academy and currently possess an active AZPOST Peace Officer Certification. Applicants currently certified by AZPOST will not be required to complete the written examination process with National Testing Network and will not be required to attend the academy.
Out-of-State Lateral Police Officer Applicants:Out-of-State lateral Police Officers must have successfully completed a sworn Police Officer Academy and currently possess an active Peace Officer Certification. Out-of-State Lateral Officers are not required to complete the written examination process with National Testing Network; and, may be able to gain AZPOST Certification through the waiver process, and if successfully completed, will not be required to attend the academy. For more information regarding the waiver process, visit the Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board website at http://www.azpost.state.az.us/.
Salary Information:Trainee: $20.60/HourlyCertified: $22.66- $30.88/Hourly, DOQ
Benefit Information: Annual Paid Time Off (PTO); 11 Paid Holidays Annually; Employee health, dental and vision insurance; Life Insurance; Accidental death and dismemberment insurance; Optional Supplemental Life Insurance; Optional cancer and Hospital Intensive Care Insurance; Wellness Program; Retirement Benefits; Optional Deferred Compensation Programs; Social Security Benefits; Service Awards.
Contact Information:Human Resources/ Risk Managementhr@lhcaz.gov
City Information: Lake Havasu City, home of the historic London Bridge, is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Havasu on the Colorado River border of California and Arizona. The City was established in 1963 by Robert P. McCulloch as a self-sufficient, planned community. Lake Havasu City is located in Mohave County, Arizona, and encompasses 42 square miles within 428 miles of streets. Situated off Arizona Highway 95, an 18-mile drive North leads to Interstate 40, and a 65 mile drive south leads to Interstate 10.
Age: 21 by the graduation of academy.
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid ARIZONA State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes