Employment

READ THE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT AND REQUIREMENTS THOROUGHLY. ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION MUST BE ATTACHED WHEN SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION.


Steps to Complete and Submit Online Application

1. Read all instructions carefully prior to completing the application.
2. Download the City of Shafter Employment Application here. 
3. Complete application, electronically sign, and save on your computer.
4. Click on the link specific to the position you are applying for. 
5. Upload your saved application and any other required documents.
6. Enter your email address and click submit.
   (For alternative submission options please contact us.)
Applications May Also Be Submitted in Person to 
Human Resources Department

Contact Us

  1. 336 Pacific Ave.
    Shafter, CA 93263

    Ph: 661-746-5000

    Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Shafter Police Department Overview



The City of Shafter accepts applications for Police Officer Lateral and Police Officer Trainee on a continuous basis.

By joining the Shafter Police Department officers can expect competitive pay and benefits, extensive training opportunities and supportive staff and community. 

Learn more about what it's like to work for the Shafter Police Department. 

​CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

 JOB OPENING  FILING DEADLINE ONLINE SUBMISSION
Chief of Police June 27, 2016 Submit Application to Ralph Andersen & Associates
Police Officer Lateral  Continuous Submit Here
Police Officer Trainee  Continuous  Submit Here
Application Procedures & Guidelines
  • Applications are only accepted during periods of active recruitment unless the position is listed as “Accepted on a Continuous Basis”.
  • Applications may be rejected if incomplete.
  • A resume submitted in lieu of an application will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.
  • It is important that applications list all relevant education and experience.
  • Job bulletins listed as accepted on a continuous basis require the applicant possess all required training and/or certifications.
  • Faxed copies will not be accepted.
  • Applications and all required documentation must be received at the Human Resources office no later than the filing deadline listed in the job bulletin, postmarks do not qualify.
  • Please contact the Human Resources office for accommodation of a disability during the recruitment process.