Rama Police Service

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POSTING DATE: "No Applications being received at this time"     

IMPORTANT TIMELINES

  1. Complete and submit an application form, resume and cover letter. Note: Application forms can be obtained at the Rama Police Service Office. 
  2. The successful candidate will be offered the position pending a background check and medical evaluation and required to enter into an intensive 18-week standardized training program at the Ontario Police College.
  3. A current O.A.C.P. Certificate of Results must be provided prior to offer of employment.
  4. A term contract position will be advanced following the successful completion and award of certificate from the Ontario Police College.

Note: Additional Information can be accessed on the following website on expectations of the written and physical testing for recruit constable:

http://www.applicanttesting.com/

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Possess a valid First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate (or willing to obtain prior to offer)
  • Has successfully completed an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Ontario Drivers License in good standing
  • No criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted
  • A Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada
  • Ability to understand issues from the community's perpective, ability to look at previously learned approached to generate solutions and the ability to learn new approaches, tools, methods and technologies that apply to police work
  • Ability to break down problems into simple lists, tasks and activities.
  • Be of good moral character and habits, meaning that you are an individual other people would look upon as being trustworthy and having integrity
  • Be physically and mentally able to perform the duties of the position, having regard for your own safety as well as the safety of members of the public
  • The ability to anyalyze situations and events in a logical way
  • Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills
  • Written communication skills to write concise clear documentation, reports, forms and records
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Office software
  • Demonstration of continuous learning beyond high school
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Ojibway language & culture would be an asset.

RESPONSIBILITY & DUTIES:

  • Rama First Nation Police Service is mandated to Police the Rama First Nation community as well as all incidents at Casino Rama
  • Police work is very demanding. A police constable must work shifts, including evenings, nights and weekends, at all times of the year and in all environments
  • For people who are truly interested in serving the needs of the community, police work is very rewarding. Whether dealing with the security concerns of a store merchant, talking to a senior citizen, or befriending a group of local kids, the job challenges are complex and fulfilling
  • Patrol Rama Community to ensure and maintain public safety
  • Preserving the peace
  • Preventing crimes and other offences and providing assistance and encouragement to other persons in their prevention
  • Assisting victims of crime
  • Apprehending criminals and other offenders and others who may lawfully be taken into custody
  • Laying charges and participating in prosecutions
  • Executing warrants that are to be executed by police officers and performing related duties
  • Performing the lawful duties that the police chief assigns
  • Must maintain confidentiality and take Oath of Secrecy
  • Provide weekly itinerary e.g. Court Appearance, Meetings etc, as well as provide weekly time sheets to their supervisor
  • Provide emergency assistance to victims of accident, crimes and natural disasters
  • Participate in crime prevention, public information and safety programs
  • Completing the prescribed training
  • Enforcement of Highway Traffic Act, all other provincial statutes, and the Criminal Code of Canada as well as other Federal Statutes
  • Referring individual to community services and agencies
  • Educating the public
  • The duties and responsibilities outlined are representative but not inclusive

TRAINING AS A POLICE CONSTABLE:

Standardized training takes place at the Ontario Police College in Aylmer. This program is designed to provide future constable with an understanding of the policing role in society, a sound knowledge of the law and procedures and skills to deal with various situations.

Subjects and activities covered in the training program include federal and provincial statutes, fire arms, defensive tactics, fire safety, cross-cultural training, police procedures and crisis intervention. An important component of the program is physical fitness training in which candidates are required to meet specified physical fitness standards.

PLEASE NOTE:

All Applicants will be screened according to the "Qualifications and Requirements". These areas must be met in order to be granted an interview. All applicants will be required to sign a release of information in order to secure a Background Security Clearance with applications package, and all references will be verified. This release of information will also allow access to your staff personnel records including your most recent performance evaluation.

Successful applicants will be required to have a medical/physical examination completed from his/her physician at the applicants' expense.

APPLICANTS MUST PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

Application Form
Cover Letter, Resume
Proof of Valid Drivers Licence
Written Consent to Security Clearance Check

O.A.C.P. Certificate of Results

PLEASE HAND DELIVER INFORMATION MARKED "CONFIDENTIAL" TO:

Rama Police Recruitment
7450 Williams Road
Rama, Ontario L3V 6H6
Phone: (705) 325-7773   Fax: (705)325-4522
Hours: Monday to Friday  8:00 am to 5:00 pm