This position is represented by the Anchorage Police Department Employees Association (APDEA) and is subject to the provisions of the current contract between the Municipality of Anchorage and the APDEA.
DEPARTMENT: Anchorage Police Department (APD)
HOURS OF WORK: 4/10 shifts, days off vary
LOCATION: 716 West 4th Avenue & 4501 Elmore Road
Example of Duties:
Take reports of crime over the phone and compose formal department police reports. Type and compose routine correspondence, various reports, letters, memorandum. Extensive data entry utilizing word processing equipment. Research and enter data from police reports and citations into various computer systems, including but not limited to NCIC, APSIN, and Records Management System (RMS).
Coordinate with internal personnel and external agencies under time constraints to process arrests and charging documents. Perform cashiering functions, and process all traffic citations. Process monetary entries for receipt of all monies for various types of permits, fees, reports. Provide court testimony as required. Perform other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications / Substitutions / Preferences:
All applicants must possess and/or complete:
- Must possess the ability to type 35 WPM at the time of hire.
- Satisfactory drug screening by time of hire.
- Satisfactory Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) background check at time of hire.
- Alaska Public Safety Information Network (APSIN) / National Crime Information Center (NCIC) certification within thirty (30) days of hire.
- Experience in greeting the public, receiving complaints, answering questions, responding to calls and/or transferring calls.
- Experience in handling cash and keeping a cash journal for receipts of transaction.
Additional Important Information:
Successful applicants will be invited to test. Testing will include satisfactory passing of: Nelson/Denny Comprehension Exam and an Oral Board.
All required licenses and certifications must remain current for the duration of employment.
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If selected for hire, the appointment in this position will be conditional based upon a satisfactory Municipal Employment Office conducted background check. A background check encompasses criminal history, verifying education, and verifying dates of employment
The Municipality of Anchorage is an Employer of National Service. Please be sure to include any volunteer work with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, or other national service programs on your application in the work history portion.
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application profile. Applicants will create or review their
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GovernmentJobs customer support line at 1-855-524-5627.
For general questions regarding Municipal vacancy announcements or the employment process with the Municipality of Anchorage, applicants may contact the Human Resources Department at (907) 343-4447 during regular business hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Alaska Standard Time.
The MOA is an EO and AA employer and complies with Title I of
For information regarding requests for reasonable accommodations related to employment under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Municipality of Anchorage ADA Coordinator at(907) 343-4571.