The United States Park Police was founded in 1791 and is one of the nation's oldest Federal law enforcement agencies. The United States Park Police provide law enforcement services to designated areas within the National Park Service, primarily the metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C.; New York City; and San Francisco, CA. Please visit find a park for additional park information.Learn more about this agency
This is a Career/Career-Conditional Full-Time appointment.
MULTIPLE SELECTIONS WILL BE MADE. This vacancy maybe used at a later date to fill additional similar positions. All new United States Park Police Officers start at the SP-01 grade and salary.
PLEASE NOTE: PROCESSING INCLUDES: PHYSICAL EFFICIENCY BATTERY (PEB), WRITTEN EXAMINATION, FORMS REVIEW AND PANEL REVIEW WHICH WILL BE HELD IN WASHINGTON, DC. AND SAN FRANCISCO, CA PLEASE SELECT WASHINGTON, DC OR SAN FRANCISCO, CA AS THE TESTING LOCATION.
This position is designated as a primary law enforcement position for the purpose of retirement as defined in Title 5 U.S.C. 8336 (c) and 8412 (d).
Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will not be paid. All travel, transportation, and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the sole responsibility of the selected employee.
Applicants for this primary law enforcement position must not have reached their 37th birthday upon appointment to this position unless there is sufficient prior Federal service in a covered primary law enforcement position to permit retirement on or before the mandatory retirement age for these types of positions.
The mission of the United States Park Police is to support and further the goals of the Department of the Interior and the National Park Service by providing quality law enforcement to safeguard lives, protect our national treasures and symbols of democracy, and preserve the natural and cultural resources entrusted to their care.
As a United States Park Police Officer (Pilot) you will:
- Provide law enforcement services, which includes: the prevention, detection and investigation of violations of criminal laws of the United States or of the state and local area in which the United States Park Police have jurisdiction.
- The United States Park Police is a full function law enforcement agency with patrol and other specialized units that include; horse mounted, motorcycle, aviation, marine, canine, SWAT, criminal investigations and narcotics and vice.
- Perform Pilot In Command duties of a Bell 412 police helicopter with crews operating 24/7/365.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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