The City of Carlsbad is committed to continued financial stability, a high quality of life and top quality services for its residents. It is the goal of the city and the Police Department to develop employee excellence at all levels of the organization. The City of Carlsbad Police Department's ideal candidate exemplifies the department's mission, vision and values, is a leader and a role model, as well as a team player and problem solver. The ideal candidate will also be able to apply the concepts of community oriented policing while maintaining an effective enforcement profile. Applicants with Spanish bilingual skills are encouraged to apply.