The Oxnard Police Department is looking for self-motivated and energetic individuals to join the ranks of our department.
Academy Complete applicants have completed a California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) approved law enforcement academy within the past three (3) years. They are not required to take the written exam and will start with the physical agility.
Lateral Police Officer applicants are currently employed as a law enforcement officer with a municipal, county, or state agency within the State of California for a minimum of one year and possess a Basic Certificate from the California Commission on Peace Standards and Training. They are not required to take the written exam and will start with the physical agility.
Law enforcement officers from outside of California may be eligible for a waiver of attendance to a regular POST academy, but the candidate is responsible for obtaining this waiver.
Tentative written/physical agility test dates;
- August 18, 2018
- October 27, 2018
To determine if the Oxnard Police Department is currently accepting applications for Entry-Level or Lateral Police Officer click on “Join The Team” which will take you to the City of Oxnard’s Human Resources open recruitment page.
The Oxnard Police Department frequently has openings for additional job positions such as Dispatcher, Community Service Officer, Traffic Service Officer, and Records Clerk. To check for positions that have a current application process, please go to “Join the Team”