CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION
CITY OF FRANKLIN, OHIO
The Franklin Civil Service Commission will conduct a physical agility test (OPOTA physical fitness test) Saturday, June 1, 2013 as a pre-requisite to a written examination to establish a current Police Officer eligibility list for the City of Franklin. The location of the agility test will be at the Franklin Community Park outdoor track located on OH 123 across from the Hampton Bennett building at 150 E. Sixth Street, Franklin, OH 45005. Please note that each applicant will receive a separate letter informing them of their agility test time slot.
The physical agility test consists of three events: push-ups, sit-ups and a 1.5 mile run. Candidates successfully completing the agility test will be given a written examination Saturday, June 22, 2013, beginning promptly at 9:30 a.m., at the Franklin Public Library located at 44 E. Fourth Street in Franklin.
Applicants must be between the ages of twenty-one (21) and thirty-six (36) on the date of the written examination.
Please allow 2 to 3 hours on day of testing.
Applicants attaining a passing score and attaching a copy of the Ohio Peace Officers Training Certificate to the application will have three (3) points added to their final score. Candidates must have their Ohio Peace Officers Training certificate to be appointed, although applicants may take the exam before acquiring that certificate. Applicants who have an honorable discharge from the military of the United States will have five (5) points added to their final score. A copy of your DD214 or Honorable Discharge certificate must accompany your application for credit. Any Franklin Auxiliary Officer who attains passing score will have five (5) points added to their final score.
There is an application fee of $25. This payment must be made upon the return of your completed application to the City. You can pay by cash, check or money order. Your check or money order should be made out to the City of Franklin. No credit or debit cards will be accepted.
Applications, job descriptions and full testing details are available at the Franklin City Building, 1 Benjamin Franklin Way, Franklin, Ohio or on the city website www.franklinohio.org. All completed applications, application fee and forms must be received at the City Building on or before
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013 AT 4 P.M. No faxed applications will be accepted.
Present starting salary is $20.38 an hour.
A photo identification must be shown on the day of testing.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
The City of Franklin, Ohio provides a good benefit package that includes paid retirement costs, paid vacations, 4 paid personal days per year, paid sick leave, and comp time can be accrued from overtime worked.
Information on the City of Franklin can be found at http://www.city-data.com/city/Franklin-Ohio.html or at www.franklinohio.org