With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
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With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes. We are currently inviting applications for:
COMMUNITY PEACE OFFICER
Parkland County has a Permanent, Full-time position available in Enforcement Services for a Community Peace Officer Level 1. Reporting to the Supervisor, Patrol Services, you will investigate and resolve complaints, and provide effective patrol coverage while ensuring public awareness and enforce all Traffic Laws, County Bylaws and authorized Provincial Statutes. Assistance will also be provided to Emergency Response agencies, County departments, and outside agencies as required. You will possess excellent judgment, interpersonal and public relation skills in promoting positive customer relations on behalf of the County.
The Alberta Justice and Solicitor Community Peace Officer Program will be eliminating front line Level 2 Community Peace Officers in the near future. All candidates must either be eligible for a Level 1 appointment or attend Community Peace Officer Induction Program training and graduate prior to the Community Peace officer Level 2 appointment end date.
Competition Number: 18-64
Community Peace Officer Level 1 - $36.42
Community Peace Officer Level 2 – $31.84
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week. This position involves shift work which will include weekends.
Competition Closing Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
Benefits: Extensive benefits are offered.
This position is covered by the International Union of Operating Engineers- Local Union No. 955, Community Peace Officer Unit, Collective Agreement.
Candidates that are eligible for Community Peace Officer level 2 appointment will be considered.
Grade 12 Diploma supplemented by a two year diploma in law enforcement, criminal justice or a related field. Equivalent combinations of education, training and experience may be considered.
Completion of the Alberta Solicitor General’s Public Security Peace Officer Training within the last 5 years.
Assets include: 5 years’ experience as a Community Peace Officer Level 1, certification (training) in OC spray, ASP Baton (within the last 5 years), experience in traffic enforcement (RADAR and LASER) and/or familiarity with traffic related legislation.
Eligible to obtain appointment as a Community Peace Officer Level 1 and obtain a clear Criminal Record Check conducted by the RCMP.
Must be willing to work shift work, weekends and statutory holidays.
Successful completion of an approved Physical Ability Requirement Evaluation (PARE) test.
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and a satisfactory Driver’s Abstract with no more than 3 demerits.
Proficiency in computer applications.
Additional Job Information:
Position Type: Permanent, Full-time
Posted Date: Aug 27, 2018
Closing Date: Sept 11, 2018
Job ID: 18-64