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CPO 1 - Strathcona County CLOSED

on Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:17 pm
Community Peace Officer
Competition number: 195-2017-EXT-RCM
Closing date: Aug. 23, 2017
Competition status: Active
Job type: Permanent Full-Time
Department: RCMP & Enforcement Services
Pay range: $72,862 to $91,062
Hours: 40 hours per week

Job Description

The Community Peace Officer conducts patrols and investigates complaints ensuring compliance with County Bylaws and Provincial Statutes, administers actions, including regulated penalties to individuals or businesses, prepares documents for court and provides assistance to other County departments, RCMP and outside agencies.


Conduct safe and efficient road patrols throughout the County and enforce infractions of County Bylaws and Provincial Statutes
Enforce Provincial Traffic Safety Act, and other Provincial legislation pertaining to moving violations, parking, road usage, off highway and commercial vehicles
Create complaint and enforcement action files, investigate complaints, ascertain validity and take action to achieve compliance or enforcement
Compile evidence and documentation for presentation in court in an accurate, professional and unbiased manner
Provide assistance to the RCMP, County departments and outside agencies relative to vehicle collisions, traffic control, check stops and document service
Assess traffic flow, visibility, time of day and volume for a proper and safe working environment to perform a traffic stop or operation
Thoroughly investigate all complaints to ascertain validity and take appropriate action to bring an equitable solution of compliance or enforcement
Skills and Abilities

Extensive knowledge of the Alberta Traffic Safety Act, related Regulations and Provincial Statutes, and Strathcona County Bylaws
Knowledge of RCMP and Strathcona County policies and procedures
Knowledge of the court system, including documentation, presentation and testimony
Knowledge of the safe operation of various enforcement tools (two-way radios, radar, pepper spray, batons), animal apprehension and handling skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, combined with judgement and discretion
Strong investigative, analysis and time-management skills, with the ability to work under pressure
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and related software and equipment

Minimum of one year of related post-secondary education such as Public Security or Police Program, plus five years of related experience.
Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered
Have an RCMP Enhanced Reliability Security Clearance
Eligibility for Community Peace Officer appointment
Class 5 driver’s license with driver’s abstract
Proof of physical and medical fitness
WHMIS, First Aid and CPR Certification
The annual salary range for this permanent full-time position is $72,862 to $91,062 working 40 hours a week, with a requirement for shift work (days, evenings, nights and weekends).

This competition may be used to fill future vacancies for similar positions within the next 6 months.

Competition #195-2017-EXT-RCM closes August 23, 2017

Thank you for your interest in Strathcona County. We contact only candidates selected for interviews

Last edited by Jason_Pascoe on Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:53 pm; edited 1 time in total (Reason for editing : updated information)
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