Open Position - Entry Level Police Officer
Thursday, November 9, 2017
CITY OF WAUSEON, OHIO
FOR ENTRY-LEVEL POLICE OFFICER
The Wauseon Civil Service Commission will administer a written examination for the position of “Police Officer” for the Police Division of the City of Wauseon, Ohio. Candidates will take the Civil Service Exam on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Wauseon Municipal Building in Council Chambers at 230 Clinton Street, Wauseon, Ohio.
Potential candidates will be required to take a physical examination by a licensed physician and undergo psychological testing, drug testing and undergo an extensive background check.
Application forms are available at the Wauseon Police Department, 230 Clinton Street, Wauseon, Ohio. Applications may be obtained during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED and be O.P.O.T.A. Certified. Candidates must provide proof that they have met the education requirements and O.P.O.T.A. certification at the time of application. A valid driver’s license is required. A two (2) year Associate’s Degree is a plus.
Each candidate must pay a $20.00 (non-refundable) application-filing fee at the time they submit their application. Applications must be returned to the Wauseon Police Department by Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Applicants wishing to obtain military or O.P.O.T.A. credits must supply copies of DD214 and/or O.P.O.T.A certification upon submitting their application.
Successful candidates are required to serve a one (1) year probationary period. Within 90 days of employment, successful candidates must meet residency requirements set forth in the contract between the City of Wauseon and the OPBA.
Starting salary range between $41,433.60 and $46,779.20 and includes liberal fringe benefits.
The Civil Service Rules and Regulations are available for your review.
The City of Wauseon is an equal opportunity employer and does not hire based on race, color, creed, sex, age, national origin, or handicap statues.
THE CITY OF WAUSEON
CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
SANDRA BARBER, CHAIRPERSON
TODD MYERS, VICE-CHAIRPERSON
TROY ARMSTRONG, MEMBER