Police Officer/Police Officer Recruit

Civilian
The University of Arizona Police Department - Tucson, Arizona

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$45,000.00 annual
Academy Graduate:
$45,000.00 annual
Lateral:
$48,628.00 annual

Job Description

The UA seeks experienced and entry level applicants. Those interested must be intelligent, exhibit sound judgment and be healthy both physically and emotionally. We seek to reflect the rich diversity of the community in the quality people we employ.  Our officers must be committed to public service, professionalism & peaceful community.   

Officers are afforded opportunities for advancement and specialized positions within the department.

Additional Information

Candidates will participate in a physical assessment.

Candidates must successfully pass an Oral Board, followed by an in depth background investigation, to include passing a Polygraph, Medical (w/drug testing) and Psychological Examination.  

Please note the information given for the Physical Assessment Practice date and Test date.

Candidates participate in a physical assessment and (Police Recruit candidates) must pass a written exam. Testing is scheduled for Saturday, July 12, 2014, 7:00 a.m., check in time is 6:30 a.m. at SALETC, 10001 S. Wilmot.

PHYSICAL TESTING PRACTICE WILL BE HELD AT SALETC ON SATURDAY, JUNE 28, 2014 FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN RUNNING COURSE BEFORE TEST DATE. Practice starts at 7:00 a.m. check in time is at 6:30 a.m. at SALETC, 10001 S. Wilmot.

Candidates can print and fill out the Liability Release and Statement of Health Status form from our website (About UAPD/Employment Opportunities/Police Officer/Police Officer Recruit/Recruitment Status). Signed waiver needed to participate in the Physical Assessment Practice and Testing.

Candidates must successfully pass an Oral Board, followed by an in depth background investigation, to include passing a Polygraph, Medical (w/drug testing) and Psychological Examination.

ORAL BOARD INTERVIEWS ARE TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED FOR JULY 15, 16 & 17, 2014.

PLEASE NOTE:

APPLICANTS MUST PRINT OUT, COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE BACKGROUND PACKET FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE: WWW.UAPD.ARIZONA.EDU CLICK ON THE "ABOUT UAPD" BUTTON, THEN ON "EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES" AND SEARCH POSITION: "POLICE OFFICER/POLICE OFFICER RECRUIT". BACKGROUND PACKET MUST BE COMPLETED AND MUST INCLUDE REQUESTED CERTIFICATES, BE NOTARIZED AND SUBMITTED BY SUNDAY, JULY 6, 2014, MIDNIGHT.

TO:

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA POLICE DEPARTMENT

1852 E. 1ST STREET

TUCSON, AZ 85721

You may mail Background Packet or drop it off in the Lobby Drop Box which is located in the lobby of The University of Arizona Police Department.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High school diploma/GED
  • Experience: for Police Officers 1 or more years

Contact Informaton

Carmen Elias

The University of Arizona Police Department
1852 E. 1st Street
Tucson, Arizona 85721
phone: (520) 621-7538

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