USPP Taking Applications!

USAJOBS is now taking applications for U.S. Park Police Officer! This occurs only once every few years.

Job Title:US Park Police Officer
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Job Announcement Number:WO-PPSM-14-1146432
SALARY RANGE: $52,541.00 to $102,936.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Friday, June 20, 2014 to Wednesday, July 09, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: SP-0083-01
DUTY LOCATIONS: Many vacancies in the following location(s):
San Francisco, CA View Map
Washington DC, DC View Map
New York, NY View Map
WHO MAY APPLY: US Citizens and Status Candidates

United States Park Police Officers are employed by the National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Officers provide law enforcement services, e.g., the prevention, detection and investigation of violations of criminal laws of the United States or of the state and local area in which the United States Park Police have jurisdiction. The United States Park Police is a full function law enforcement agency with patrol and other specialized units that include; horse mounted, motorcycle, aviation, marine, canine, SWAT, criminal investigations and narcotics and vice. All selected candidates will initially report to the Washington Metropolitan area. After appointment and orientation, all officers will report to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, GA for approximately 18 weeks of training. Initial appointments are made to the Washington Metropolitan area where the largest contingent of officers are located. Officers may be reassigned to the Gateway National Recreation Area in New York City or to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in the city of San Francisco, CA. All initial appointments will be made in Washington, D.C. unless otherwise specified. Officers may also be detailed to any area of the National Park Service.

Good Luck!