Jul 24, 2016

Police Advisor

Employer: GCJS
Location: Overseas


International civilian police advisors typically assess, monitor, advise, train and mentor civilian law enforcement authorities to assist in maintaining law and order effectively and impartially according to democratic policing principles. Advisors work to protect human rights and fundamental freedoms.

Minimum Qualifications:

8+ years law enforcement experience with a minimum of 5 years experience in federal, state, municipal, and/or county law enforcement service
Associate’s Degree or higher

Other Qualifications
High proficiency in English is required (Foreign Service Institute standard level 4 for writing, reading comprehension, speaking for U.S. citizens and level 3 for third country nationals)
Valid U.S. driver’s license and ability to operate a standard transmission vehicle (an International Driving Permit for third country nationals)
Valid U.S. passport (for non – U.S. citizens, valid passport from their country of citizenship)
Excellent health and be able to pass requisite physical, medical and psychological tests appropriate to assigned mission/country
Negotiating, interpersonal and leadership skills
The ability and willingness to train other individuals in their area of expertise
Must pass a nine-panel drug test for THC, Cocaine, PCP (Phencyclidine), Opiates, Methamphetamine, Methadone, Amphetamine, Barbiturates, and Benzodiazepines
Applicants will be required to submit to a background investigation. Some positions may require a security clearance issued by the U.S. Government
Willingness to work overseas on missions of varying length
Prior experience working abroad and foreign language proficiency a plus