Unified Police Department is committed to hiring and retaining the highest quality law enforcement personnel. The Unified Police Department is a diverse group of employees and volunteers that are united in a common goal to provide the safety and welfare of the citizens of Salt Lake County. Explore your options to either become employed full-time as a career, or volunteer to make a difference in your community.


Police Officer Recruitment

Recruitment is open August 14th - September 7th, 2018 for LEO certifiable police officer.

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Radio Shop Technician

Under the direction of the Radio Shop Supervisor, oversees, plans and performs the installation, maintenance and operation of the countywide/UPD radio system, mobile data computers, communications radio equipment and telephone equipment wiring, frequency monitors, and electronic communication equipment, radio modems, portable radios, mobile radios, paging system, VHF/UHF radio systems, mobile/cell phones, 911 phone equipment and other equipmentassociated with the technical and operational systems of the Organization. Assists in the planning of future radio system development and updating master plan. Installs and monitors Netmotion licenses for network connection on all MDT's. Audits licenses for correct licenses numbers. Interacts with other departments, consultants, engineers and contractors regarding equipment usage, purchases and updates. Works with other county/UPD departments on radio system issues. Performs a variety of administrative work as well as technical duties. Maintains comprehensive records. This is a highly skilled position requiring technical and operational abilities and knowledge.

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School Crossing Guards

Immediate Openings in Midvale, Taylorsville, White City and Kearns

  • Training Provided
  • Work Part-Time
  • Nights, Weekends & Holidays Off
  • Earn Between $15-$30 per day

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Volunteer Opportunities

Mobile Crisis Response Team

These Mobile Crisis Response Team Members will respond to everything and anything that an officer or detective deems necessary. Including but not limited to domestic conflicts, rapes, suicides, child neglect, child abuse, assistance with death notifications, homicides and, if needed, transportation to a shelter, Christmas Box House or a safe place with family or friends.

To apply, download the Application in Microsoft Word format at email to CLMCDONALD@UPDSL.ORG

Office Advocate

Office advocates will assist the office staff in placing phone calls, setting appointments, providing information to victims such as court times and dates and notifying victims of upcoming Pre Trial Conferences' and trials. They will be responsible for putting together Bi-Lingual bereavement and domestic violence packets for the Mobile Crisis Team. The office advocate position is only staffed during office hours.

To apply, download the Application in Microsoft Word format at email to CLMCDONALD@UPDSL.ORG

Volunteer Chaplains

Unified Police Department is seeking volunteer chaplains. A Volunteer Chaplain is called to assist the department. The Chaplain Core consists of religious ministers from churches throughout the Sale Lake County area. The Chaplain Core renders spiritual support and guidance in times of need for the community and the department. Follow link for more information.

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The Unified Police Department is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.