Urbana Police Division - Urbana, Ohio
- Application Deadline:
- Entry Level:
- $20.49 hourly
- Top Pay:
- $32.54 hourly
The City of Urbana is seeking applicants for the position of POLICE PATROL OFFICER. The major
duties of an Urbana Patrol Officer include: Responding to calls for service, patrolling to deter and detect
crime, investigating complaints, citing and/or arresting law violators, following up on pending reports and
cases, problem solving, protecting persons and property, and securing prisoners. When not responding
to calls for service, the Officer is expected to use self-directed work time in an efficient manner by selfinitiating
work on those tasks identified by supervisory personnel. The Division’s Mission Statement,
System of Values, policies and procedures, training and supervision guide officers.
The Urbana Police Division offers educational incentives (2% Associates Degree 4% Bachelors), Annual uniform allowance, physical fitness incentives, medical dental and life insurance. Starting officer pay is 20.49, after 3 years base officer pay is $28.14. Top pay at 15 years is currently $32.54.
The application and additional information can be found at www.urbanaohio.com under Job Opportunities
- Age: 21-69
- Education: High school graduate or GED
- Experience: Not required
To be eligible for the civil service examinations, an applicant must meet the following minimum
requirements and qualifications:
Age 21 to 69 on the date of the test.
High school graduate or GED.
Vision correctable to 20/20.
Valid driver’s license.
To be considered for employment, the applicant must meet the above minimum requirements and
qualifications, and must successfully complete all of the following:
Written Aptitude Test – Minimum passing score 70%.
Physical Fitness Test – Pass/Fail.
Background Investigation (includes criminal history, driving record, education, prior employment,
credit report, etc.).