November 12, 2020
The Pocatello Police Department has announced that they are accepting lateral transfer applications for experienced officers to join their team. On their Facebook page, they state:
The Pocatello Police Department is accepting lateral transfer applications for experienced officers to join our team. To be eligible for a lateral transfer you must have a minimum of 2 years of experience and be Idaho P.O.S.T. certified or certifiable. Officers that hold a P.O.S.T certification from another state may challenge the P.O.S.T. exam to become certified in Idaho. Potential applicants with questions about the challenge process are invited to contact Capt. Knapp or Lt. Walker at 208-234-6114.
Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Pocatello is home to world-class outdoor recreation. You’ll be just minutes from hundreds of miles of trails for your hiking, mountain biking, UTV riding, and horseback riding adventures. In the winters, ski or snowboard at our local hill, Pebble Creek Ski Area, which was recognized with the 2016-17 Best in Snow Award by Liftopia. Sun Valley, Yellowstone National Park, Salt Lake City, and Boise are all located within a few hours of Pocatello.
Pocatello is also home to Idaho State University, a Carnegie-classified doctoral research and teaching institution with more than 200 programs spanning the fields of energy, health professions, nuclear research, teaching, humanities, engineering, performing and visual arts, technology, biological sciences, pharmacy, business, and more.
For details and to apply, visit https://bit.ly/3o3wpG5.