POLICE OFFICER

U.S. Marine Corps - Department of the Navy

In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience. GS-07: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-06 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: maintaining order and protecting life and property: responding to emergency calls: complaints and other calls for service during the watch; subduing and disarming those who are doing violence to other persons; conducting investigative stops; gathering and analyzing facts; seizing and protecting evidence; interviewing witnesses and taking statements; conducting preliminary investigations; advising violators of rights; processing accident scene; determining whether facts warrant apprehension/detention or lesser action, and presenting evidence in court. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0000/police-series-0083/ Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. Conditions of Employment Continued: Must be able to read, write and speak English. Must be able to use all police equipment, certify in the use of radar detection and alcohol detection equipment, field sobriety tests, expandable or collapsable baton and obtain other certifications required to accomplish the duties of a law enfocement officer. May be required to respond to off base circumstances as directed by the installation commander, in accordance with USMC and DoN policy. This position is subject to work an uncommon tour, including nights, weekends, and holidays to meet mission requirements. Overtime or night differential pay and/or unusual duty hours may be required. This position requires rotating shift work. Overtime may be required. Required to wear a uniform and maintain appearance and grooming standards per Marine Corps Orders/policies. Must successfully complete a designated entry level training for USMC Police Officers Course if Instruction (Basic Police Officer Course) conducted at a designated location in an academy setting candidate will train alongside Marines. Candidate will meet all certification requirements to include weapons certifications. CPF, AED, DoD and Joint Training regulations. Training may be conducted at a regional training facility. As first responders to chemical/biological attacks, must be able to train and wear personal protective equipment to include mask suit, boots and gloves. If conducting law enforcement operations in navigable waters, must attend the Inland Boat Operator Training Program course at management approved training facility.
You will serve as a POLICE OFFICER in the Provost Marshall Office or Marine Corps Police Department in the Operations Section of MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR. This announcement uses the DHA for Police Officers direct hire authority to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to certain positions in the competitive service.