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04/25/2018

Police Officer Testing

POLICE OFFICER OPENINGS

***POLICE TESTING DATE SCHEDULED***

***FRIDAY, JUNE 8th***

The City of Paragould is currently accepting applications for the next police officer testing date. Testing date is scheduled for Friday June 8th,   2018. To be eligible for testing you must have a current application on file. Applicants must also meet the following requirements established by the Arkansas Commission of Law Enforcement Standards:

  •    Applicant must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  •    Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED certification.
  •    Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of hire, with no record of suspension or revocation in any state.
  •    Applicant must have no felony convictions.
  •    Applicant must be of good moral character. A comprehensive background investigation will be conducted.
  •    Applicant will be required to pass a physical agility test and a written police officer selection test. Applicant will also be interviewed by an interview board.
  •    Applicant must be a citizen of the United States as of the date of the written test.
  •    Applicant must live within 35 minutes of the police station when hired.
  •    The City of Paragould will require a psychological and medical examination (including drug screen) after an offer of employment has been made to a job applicant and prior to the commencement of the employment duties of said applicant. Condition of employment is dependent on results of said exams.

 

Applications may be printed from the link below, the Job Openings tab on the City of Paragould’s web page or picked up from City Hall located at 301 W. Court St. Applications may be returned to the Human Resources office Monday thru Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm. When returning completed applications, a résumé must be attached. The City will accept applications thru Friday, May 18th by 4:00pm. Contact Human Resource Director, Tisha Baldwin @ (870)239-7511, with any questions.

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