Police Officer

Findlay Police Department - Findlay, Ohio

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$18.51 hourly

Job Description

An examination for Police Officer for the Findlay, Ohio Police Department will be held on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 6:30 PM at the Findlay High School Cafeteria, 1200 Broad Avenue, Findlay, OH.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen, must be 21 years old and not have reached your 35th birthday before the date of hire.
  • You must have a valid driver's license, no criminal record other than minor traffic violations, pass a physical agility test, oral interview, background investigation, psychological exam, and medical exam to include a drug screen.
  • You must be become a resident of Hancock County or an adjoining county within 6 months of hire date.
Applications can be obtained from the City of Findlay website at www.findlayohio.com and click on the Employment link. A completed application and required forms must be received or postmarked no later than 4:30 pm on Tuesday, June 4, 2013.

Additionan Information

  • If the applicant has completed initial military enlistment, has an honorable discharge from the military, and is a resident of this state, a certified copy of the applicant’s DD-214 discharge form or equivalent evidence must accompany the application if applicant wishes to receive an additional 20% credit on his/her passing score.
  • Guardsmen and reservists qualify for an additional 20% credit upon presenting evidence of having completed more than 180 days of active duty.
  • If DD-214 discharge form or equivalent evidence is not attached, applicant will not be contacted to ascertain its whereabouts and additional test score credit will not be given.
  • If claiming credit for a 4 year (15%) or 2 year (10%) degree in criminal justice or law enforcement related field, or current certification as a police officer (5%), a certified transcript or copy of certificate must accompany the application.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21 to 35 years old
  • Education: High School Diploma
  • Experience: 0

Contact Informaton

Cheryl Horne

Findlay Police Department
318 Dorney Plaza Room 207
Findlay, Ohio 45840
phone: (419) 424-7194

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