Employment

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.


Positions

Police Officer Recruitment

Recruitment is open Feb 21 - March 19th, 2018 for entry level police officer and LEO certifiable police officer.

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Dispatcher - Full Time

UPD Dispatchers answer emergency and nonemergency calls, obtain critical information from callers, enter information on the computer, dispatch officers on calls, monitor radio traffic, and provide quick response to emergencies.

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Dispatcher - Part Time

UPD Dispatchers answer emergency and nonemergency calls, obtain critical information from callers, enter information on the computer, dispatch officers on calls, monitor radio traffic, and provide quick response to emergencies.

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Information Service Specialist

Maintains Office of the Sheriffs records, which includes Unified Police Department, Protective Services, Adult Detention Center (Training of their employees, as well as processing of their Records Management Incident Reports, to include all arrest bookings that occur at the Adult Detention Center. Performs clerical support duties on a rotating basis, in ten different areas within the Technical Services Division. Provide customer service to the public, as well as private and law enforcement agencies. Performs other duties as required by, the office.

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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


The Unified Police Department is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.