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City of McCleary Lateral Police Officer
Date Posted:
Monday, January 8, 2018


$3,652-$4,528 DOE


Until Filled


The City of McCleary is taking LATERAL Police applications. The application process will include oral board and Chief and Mayoral interviews. Successful applicants will undergo polygraph, psychological, medical and background exams. Applications may be obtained at the City of McCleary, 100 South 3rd St, McCleary WA 98557. Phone: 360-495-3667. Complete job description is at

  • 2018 Salary range: $3652 - $4528 per month.

  • Medical, dental, and vision are provided for employee and family with premium partially paid by the City.

  • Employees receive sick leave, vacation, plus 110 hours of holiday time per year.

  • Education incentive offered 1% for AA, 2% for BA.

  • Longevity pay.

  • Retirement benefits are with the Washington State Public L.E.O.F.F. II.

  • Voluntary deferred compensation plan through the Department of Retirement Systems.

All other relevant information will be available with the application packet.

LATERAL is defined as: satisfactory completion of WSCJTC-BLEA or equivalent, completion of probationary period and 12 months as a full-time/regular officer out of the last 24 months.

Open application period until filled. Applicants will be contacted for oral board and interviews.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • High School Graduate or Equivalent.

  • Valid Washington State Driver’s License.

  • No criminal record and no traffic convictions within the past seven years, except minor traffic infractions.

  • Be at least 21.

  • Must meet physical and health standards set by the McCleary Civil Service Commission and must be a member in good standing or eligible for membership in the Washington State Law Enforcement and Firefighters system.

  • Lateral applicants must have been in a State, County or City municipal law enforcement agency 24 out of the last 36 months and completed a successful probationary period and have or able to receive Washington State Certification.

The City of McCleary is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women, minorities and disabled persons are encouraged to apply.  The job description and application may be obtained from the City of McCleary, 100 South 3rd Street, McCleary, WA 98557, or from the City’s website,  Send cover letter, resume and completed application to Ms. Wendy Collins, Clerk-Treasurer, at above address.  The position is open until filled.  

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