The Parking Services Officer/Accident Investigator patrols an assigned area of the City to enforce laws and ordinances related to the parking of motor vehicles; responds to a variety of traffic collisions to assist with investigating and taking accident reports; assists with traffic control; and performs related work as may be required. Duties will include and can range from enforcing all state laws, city ordinances, and regulations pertaining to the parking of vehicles on public and private property, issuing parking citations and warnings to violators, storing and impounding vehicles when necessary for parking in violation of state laws and city ordinances, immobilizing vehicles for unpaid parking citations, responding to a variety of traffic collisions and incidents, interviewing involved parties, witnesses and victims of accidents, preparing written reports, forms, and diagrams documenting accident investigation; assisting sworn police officers with accident investigation and interviewing witnesses at major accidents involving injuries and/or fatalities, investigating hit & run collisions, directing traffic at collisions, special events, malfunctioning traffic signals, or wherever necessary; deploying radar trailers and electronic message boards, and assisting the public and tourists with general inquiries and request. Associate’s degree in criminal justice, criminology or related field. Requires the ability to take POST certified technical courses in traffic collision investigations supplemented with two (2) years of experience in a law enforcement agency with one year of strong public contact work experience is required. Any direct experience, training or coursework related to the field of parking enforcement and traffic accident investigation is highly desirable. Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis.
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