Police Officer (US Capitol Police Officer)

Employer
United States Capitol Police
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
As a United States Capitol Police (USCP) Officer LP-0083, you will perform a full range of police duties and responsibilities which include:Enforcing Federal, District of Columbia laws and regulations, and Department rules and regulations relating to law enforcement.Physically protect the Capitol complex, Members of Congress, visitors, and staff from threats of crime and disruption; preserving law and order; serving as a deterrent to crime and other violations of laws, rules, and regulations.Taking charge of accidents and crime scenes, restricting access; observing, stopping and questioning suspicious persons.Preparing reports and testifying in court.Performing protective services, guarding federally owned buildings and property, and protecting government equipment and property. Upon successful completion of training, probationary period, time in grade, and completion of all experience requirements, future competitive promotions may be available to advance to a higher rank or officer within a specialized area such as: Patrol Mobile Response Division, Canine Section, Containment Emergency Response Team, Dignitary Protection Division, Intelligence Section, Hazardous Devices Section, Threats and/or other positions within the United States Capitol Police. To Apply visit, www.usajobs.gov or www.uscapitolpolice.gov Resumes or applications WILL NOT be excepted via ZipRecruiter Company Description: WHO ARE WE? The United States Capitol Police (USCP) is a premier Federal Law Enforcement Agency accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). Our mission is to protect the Congress, its Members, employees, visitors, and facilities so it can fulfill its constitutional responsibilities in a safe and open environment. We protect the legislative process, the symbol of our democracy, the people who carry out the process, and the millions of visitors who travel here to see democracy in action. As an agency, we are a microcosm of America, representational of many races, colors, religions, political affiliations, sexual orientations, and ages. Our workforce derives from almost all 50 states and territories with some representation from other countries. We embrace and celebrate a diverse workforce where we believe inclusion makes our workplace stronger and respecting each individual as a person and as a professional is essential. We represent the best in American policing. We act on the world stage every day of the year as a model in security, urban crime prevention, dignitary protection, specialty response capabilities, and homeland security. We are often the first face that visitors and employees encounter, and we leave a lasting impression that is reflective of the Legislative Branch and its role in America's democracy. Click below to learn more and apply To apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/465788800/ Please apply here and NOT with ZipRecruiter. Resumes or applications WILL NOT be excepted via ZipRecruiter Open from MArch 14, 2016 until March 28, 2017