Explore Civilian Positions

With more than 50 civilian employees, the Portland Police Department offers a wide range of employment and career opportunities. Many of these positions involve direct services to the community while others support the ongoing work of law enforcement in Portland.

The Department often seeks qualified individuals to serve in the following essential roles:
  • Emergency Communications
  • Community Policing
  • Records
  • Crime Analysis
  • Administrative Assistants
  • Finance and Payroll
  • Victim Advocacy
  • Property and Evidence