Public Safety Support Specialist

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Portland
Location of position: 
Portland, OR
$24.88 - $29.12 Hourly
Date Posted: 
Monday, September 9, 2019
Closing Date: 
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Job Description: 

PLEASE NOTE: This recruitment will remain open until 100 applications have been received or until the posted closing date, Friday, September 13, 2019, whichever comes first. Applications received after the 100 application limit has been reached will not be included in this recruitment process.

The City of Portland's Police Bureau is seeking Public Safety Support Specialists.

The Public Safety Support Specialist for the Portland Police Bureau is responsible for: providing support to sworn police officers in non-emergency, non-priority situations; assisting sworn personnel in community outreach with the public; providing a visible, community-based police support function to enhance the Portland Police Bureau's (PPB) service to the public.

Responsibilities include: responding to non-emergency calls for service that do not require police authority; assisting sworn officers with community engagement; assisting sworn officers with non-emergency calls; providing referral services to the public. This employee may also be assigned to work on special projects within the division.

Incumbents in this position may also be required to respond after regular working hours and on weekends. For more information, please visit our website: