Current Job Openings

Applicant Information

The South Gate Police Department is currently hiring Lateral and Entry Level Police Officers. Please refer to the City of South Gate Personnel Department for more information on open positions. Only on-line applications will be processed.

Applicant Testing

All applications will be reviewed in detail. Those applicants possessing the most desired qualifications will be invited to participate in a written, oral exam and physical agility test. City appointments are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, polygraph, physical, psychological exam and verification of United States citizenship or legal authorization to be employed.