Fish and Wildlife Officer ($1,500 Signing Bonus)

Fish and Wildlife Officer ($1,500 Signing Bonus)

Req No:
TPD.FWPO.1
Category:
Tribal Police
Type:
POLICE
Closing Date:
December 18, 2022

 

Tribal Department:   Fish and Wildlife           

 

Tribal Division:     Police                    

 

Job Summary: Patrol all Usual & Accustomed Fishing areas of The Tulalip Tribes and enforce any and all pertinent codes and any Tribal, State and Federal Laws. Patrol all Game Management areas of The Tulalip Tribes and enforce any and all pertinent codes and any Tribal, State and Federal laws. Patrols the exterior boundaries of the Tulalip Reservation, prevent crime, and enforce Tribal, State, and Federal Laws. Make arrest, investigate reports, and serve search warrants, criminal summons, traffic citations, and required legal reports. Take statements and conduct interviews with witnesses, suspects, and defendants. Participate in community service-crime prevention and youth programs. Provides support and Backup County, City, State, and Tribal Officers as well as Tribal Gaming Agents and other Tribal Programs.

Recruit Police Officers will be on probationary status from time of hire to 12 months after completion of the Field Training Program.

 

Compensation: $35.10 hr. Recruit to $38.03 after Police Academy graduation

The Signing Bonus is paid out in two installments:

  • 1st installment of the bonus is paid on your FIRST paycheck.
  • 2nd installment of the bonus is paid after successful completion of your probationary period.

Eligibility:

  • Signing bonuses are for select positions only and will be indicated on the job posting.
  • Current Employee department transfers are not eligible for signing bonus.

Any former Employee who has resigned or been dismissed within the past 12 months is not eligible for a signing bonus.

 

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

 

Experience:

  • Minimum of one (1) year experience preferred:
    • working with electrical equipment, such as radar, depth sounders, plotters, radio’s, etc.
    • operating diesel vessels of 40 feet, gas vessels of 30 feet in length and small outboard Vessels. This to include in severe weather conditions, day or night.

 

Skills Testing:

  • Correspondence

 

Prerequisites:

  • Applicant must be at least 20.5 years of age at the time of application.
  • WA State Driver’s License and must adhere to the Tribal Insurance Policy. (Abstract Required)
  • Must have current First Aid and CPR certifications. *If applicant does not meet this requirement, employer will allow six (6) months from hire date to obtain as a condition of employment.
  • Must successfully pass all physical agility pre-employment processes.
  • Must successfully pass the Tulalip Police Department Pre-Employment Background Investigation to include Polygraph Examination
  • Must successfully pass a Psychological Evaluation by a Tulalip Police Department appointed psychologist.
  • Must successfully pass a pre-employment Medical evaluation by a Tulalip Police Department selected licensed medical provider.
  • Must successfully pass the Tulalip Tribes pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must successfully pass all pre-academy training, and academy requirements to also include physical fitness requirements. Continued employment is contingent on successful completion of the Basic Law Enforcement Academy and Field Training Program.
  • Must not have been arrested for, or convicted of, any crime of violence of which any disposition exist except not guilty including but not limited to convicted of any felony crime and/ or been convicted of domestic violence
  • Must live within 15 miles of the Tulalip Reservation. - if applicant does not meet this requirement, employer will allow no more than three months from hire date to be in compliance
  • Must abide by the Tulalip Tribes vaccination policy

 

Job Requirements:

  • Must be available to work any shift assigned to including days, swing, grave, weekends and/or holidays and be on-call 24/7 for immediate response when needed/required.
  • Must have basic working knowledge of the maintenance of diesel and gas engines.
  • Must have knowledge of the Tulalip Tribes Usual and Accustomed Fishing areas.
  • Must have knowledge of the Tulalip Tribes Interior area.
  • Must have knowledge of the Tulalip Tribes Game Management areas, both on and off the Reservation.
  • Must have knowledge of fishing operations such as gillnetting, skiff gillnetting, beach seining, round haul, set netting, purse seining, crabbing, shrimping, geoducking, etc.
  • Must have good observation skills
  • Must be computer literate and the ability to learn new computer programs.
  • Must have excellent communications skills both oral and written.
  • Tolerance and patience to deal with upset, angry, frustrated, and/or intoxicated persons.
  • Tolerance to be exposed to wet and cold weather and severe weather conditions for 8-12 hours.

 

Terms of Employment: This is a Regular Full-time position, requiring at least 40 hours per work, or 2080 hours per year.