City of Lathrop, California

Police Sergeant
Annual salary range: $109,658 to $133,289
The city offers an attractive benefits package.
Application deadline: Friday, November 12, 2021.
Assessments are scheduled to take place the week of December 6, 2021.

Cash bonus of $5,000 for sworn personnel upon hire.

Start Your Next Chapter in the Newly Formed Lathrop Police Department to include a new state of the art Police Headquarters and equipment.

Why you want to be a part of the Lathrop team -

The City is looking for Six (6) new Police Sergeants who will assist the Chief in establishing the Lathrop Police Department culture, building the organization, and developing relationships with the community and stakeholders to work together to solve local problems.

The Police Sergeant must be a seasoned public safety professional who has demonstrated success in developing trust and rapport amongst team members, community members and individuals, and who understands the importance of community-oriented policing. The ideal candidate will have the ability to coach and mentor staff, possess excellent leadership and communication skills, and will embrace the philosophy of respect, collaboration, and a high degree of integrity. A successful candidate will understand their influence on others, demonstrating a strong sense of duty for the people they serve in their community, as well as those for whom they directly supervise to ensure outstanding performance amongst their team. A Police Sergeant will implement policy and practice, acting at all times with professionalism to ensure a successful outcome. The ability to make sound decisions and provide effective leadership in an objective and consistent manner is of utmost importance to be successful in this position.

To be considered for this exciting and rewarding career opportunity, please submit your application, résumé, and cover letter online:

For more information:

Debbie Gutman
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3364

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of Lathrop website:

The City of Lathrop is an equal opportunity employer.