Police Officer Jobs in Vista, CA

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University of California, San Diego - La Jolla, CA (20 miles from Vista, CA)
We are committed to enhancing public safety and improving the quality of life for everyone who works, studies or visits this wonderful campus....
5 days ago
Santee, CA (24 miles from Vista, CA)
Candidates with Law Enforcement/Public Safety aspirations & Military Veterans are highly encouraged to apply. We also offer a "Earn your Guard Card" program!...
10 days ago
California State University, San Marcos - San Marcos, CA (5 miles from Vista, CA)
Entry Level: $$4,682 - $7,235/month monthly Job Description Police Officer and Police Officer Cadet California State University San Marcos is currently recruiting for Police Officers and Police Officer...
12 days ago
Miracosta College - Oceanside, CA (11 miles from Vista, CA)
As Assigned Background Investigator 7....
14 days ago
Escondido Police Department, CA - Escondido, CA (14 miles from Vista, CA)
Entry Level / Academy Graduate / Lateral Police Officer Police Escondido Police Department, CA - Escondido, California Sep 3, 2020 Request More Information Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2020 Salary Information...
18 days ago
Miracosta College - Oceanside, CA (11 miles from Vista, CA)
Officer (2020) Institution: MiraCosta College Location: Oceanside, CA Category: Admin - Police and Public Safety Posted: 08/25/2020 Type: Full-Time Police Officer (2020) MiraCosta College For full...
23 days ago
Pala, CA (21 miles from Vista, CA)
Title: Patrol Officer Department/Division: Tribal Law Enforcement/Security Department Status: Full-Time, $15.00/hr DOE Shift: Schedule subject to change due to rotating Supervisor: Security Chief Subordinates...
23 days ago
City of Escondido - Escondido, CA (14 miles from Vista, CA)
Takes crime prevention measures and assists in controlling problems of juvenile delinquency; performs detective work in criminal investigation and identification work....
26 days ago
City of Escondido - Escondido, CA (14 miles from Vista, CA)
Takes crime prevention measures and assists in controlling problems of juvenile delinquency; Performs detective work in criminal investigation and identification work....
30+ days ago
City of Escondido - Escondido, CA (14 miles from Vista, CA)
Takes crime prevention measures and assists in controlling problems of juvenile delinquency; Performs detective work in criminal investigation and identification work....
30+ days ago
California State University, San Marcos - San Marcos, CA (5 miles from Vista, CA)
performed by Police Officers and Corporals....
45+ days ago
Pala Band of Mission Indians - Pala, CA (21 miles from Vista, CA)
POSITION DESCRIPTION Title: Patrol Officer Department/Division: Tribal Law Enforcement/Security Department Status : Full-Time, $15.00/hr DOE Shift: Schedule subject to change due to rotating shifts...
90+ days ago
Cal State San Marcos - San Marcos, CA (5 miles from Vista, CA)
, drug screen, psychological exam, polygraph exam, and background investigation prior to appointment....
90+ days ago
Cal State San Marcos - San Marcos, CA (5 miles from Vista, CA)
drug screen, psychological exam, polygraph exam, and background investigation prior to appointment....
90+ days ago
City of Oceanside - Oceanside, CA (11 miles from Vista, CA)
Examples of Duties Police Officers patrol assigned areas by vehicle, bicycle or on foot to answer service calls for the protection of life and property....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Vista, CA

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Vista, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.8%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Vista, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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