The West Sacramento Police Department is a diverse and dynamic agency with many great opportunities for motivated individuals seeking a career in law enforcement. The Department employs both sworn and civilian personnel in a variety positions as listed below.
- Lateral Police Officer
An applicant who possesses a current POST Basic Certificate and has a minimum of one-year experience with a California law enforcement agency.
- Entry Level Police Officer
An applicant who has completed a POST Approved Police Academy.
- Recruit Officer
Upon appointment, attends a designated POST Approved Police Academy.
- Clerk/Senior Clerk
- Community Services Officer
- Court Liaison
- Crime Scene Investigator
- Parking Enforcement Officer (Part Time)
- Police Records Manager
- Police Records Technician
- Police Services Coordinator
- Property/Evidence Technician
- Youth Counselor
Position openings are posted on the City of West Sacramento Employment Page or at CalOpps.org. Applications will only be accepted for positions that currently have an open recruitment process. If the position you are interested in is not open for recruitment, you may create a profile and/or request to be notified when the position opens up at CalOpps Website. You may also contact the City Human Resources Department at (916) 617-4567 and request a job interest card to be completed on your behalf.