Recruiting

There are many law enforcement agencies in the area and we are excited that you are interested in working with the Pleasant Hill Police Department!

We are looking for men and women from all backgrounds who welcome a challenge and who will uphold our mission statement, "To provide the highest level of professional police service to all members of the community”. To those who accept this challenge, we offer great pay and benefits, ample opportunities for specialty assignments, outstanding training, and the privilege to serve a community that truly supports its law enforcement officers. Respect, courage, integrity, and service are our guiding values in executing our duties and obligations, while ensuring the continuation of excellent customer service. We are proud of the professionalism, values and service provided to our community and we are always looking for qualified and motivated individuals who want to join our team of law enforcement professionals.

We are currently accepting applications for Lateral Police Officers, Academy Graduates and Entry-level Police Officer Trainees.
Lateral police officers may be eligible for an incentive bonus up to $20,000. 
 
* The City of Pleasant Hill is an equal opportunity employer.
* To comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act, all new employees are required to provide proof of United States citizenship.
* In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if any special accommodations are necessary at any stage of the testing process, please provide the Personnel Department with advance notice and your request will be considered.