Please click on a link below to view our current openings:
Public Safety Dispatcher - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until Filled
Police Officer - Lateral & Academy Graduate - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled
Newark Police Officers patrol within fixed sectors of the City. Officers investigate all criminal complaints and handle other calls for service from the community. The Newark Police Officer enjoys a variety of specialized assignments including Detectives, Traffic unit, Canine (K9) unit, School Resource Officer (SRO), Special Enforcement Team (SET), and Southern Alameda County Major Crimes Task Force (SACMCTF). New officers receive field training from an experienced NPD officer prior to assuming the responsibilities of a solo beat officer.
Police Officer Trainee - Entry-level and Academy Attendee - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled
Trainees are at-will, non-benefited employees while attending the Police Academy. Upon successful completion of the Police Academy, Trainees are eligible for appointment to Police Officer.