INTERESTED IN A CAREER IN LAW ENFORCEMENT?
THE CLEVELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOW HIRING! Get your application in ASAP to be included in the February 27, 2018, testing date! If you currently are POST Certified OR have a college degree, you are eligible to waive the written exam! Email email@example.com for more information.
The City of Cleveland is accepting applications from qualified individuals interested in a career in law enforcement to compete for the position of Police Officer. Qualified applicants will have a high school education or state recognized equivalent, will be 21 years of age, will have a valid Tennessee driver’s license, will be required to undergo post-offer medical and psychological exams including drug screen, and will conform to other standards as set forth in T.C.A. 38-8-106.
Applicants will progress through pre-employment testing procedures and successful candidates will be selected as positions become available. Pre-employment procedures consist of: 1)written exam measuring basic skills in reading comprehension, math, grammar, punctuation, spelling, report writing; 2)physical readiness exam consisting of a 1½ mile run, 300 yard run, one rep free weight bench press, pushups, agility course, and vertical jump; 3)ride-along with certified officer and written assessment of events observed during ride-along; 4) structured oral interview process; 5)background investigation. Applicants who have obtained as Associate’s Degree or higher from a Department of Education recognized Regionally Accredited College or University, and those that are currently working for a municipal, county or state police agency in the state of Tennessee and have at least two years of current service with that agency will have the written exam waived.
Applications may be obtained by contacting the City of Cleveland Human Resources Office at 160 2nd Street NE or by phone at 423-559-3313. Applications are also available at the City’s website www.clevelandtn.gov and in the lobby of the Cleveland Police Department, located at 100 Church Street NE in Cleveland. Applications should be submitted to the City Human Resources Office at the above address or by mail to City of Cleveland, P.O. Box 1519, Cleveland, TN 37364-1519, ATTN: Human Resources Department. All applicants will be notified of the next testing process. Please contact the Human Resources Office at 423-559-3313 if you have questions or would like additional information. The City of Cleveland is an equal opportunity employer.
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