The City of Omak employs our Police Officers through the Civil Service System. The City of Omak contracts with Public Safety Testing to administer the written and physical test for Law Enforcement Officers. Lateral and Entry Level Police Officer testing is ongoing through Public Safety Testing.
A Career in Law Enforcement with the City of Omak
The City of Omak was Incorporated in 1911 under the Mayor-Council form of government. The police department currently consists of 11 full time commissioned police officers including a sergeant, two clerks, and one code enforcement officer.
The City of Omak is the largest town in Okanogan County and is situated along the Okanogan River. The City of Omak is the business hub of the county. We are proud to have retail businesses in every direction of town. Check out our schools, junior college, medical facilities, hospital and library. Our population is 4845 and growing!
We commit ourselves to the professional services of the citizens and guests of the City of Omak. We are devoted to providing quality service to the community regardless of age, gender, race, religion, socio-economic background, sexual orientation or political affiliation. We hold ourselves to the highest standards. We will be diligent and thorough in our investigations, courteous, respectful and accountable to the public and ourselves. We are in a partnership with the City of Omak to create a safe community.
Salary Information ~ 2016
General Duties & Responsibilities
The City of Omak offers a generous medical, vision and dental package. Employees are eligible for retirement benefits through the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems. We offer sick leave and vacation based on the time in service. You are provided uniforms, vests, jackets and firearms. And yearly on-the-job training.