Police Officer - Punta Gorda, FL





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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLYING
Open


STARTING SALARY
$40,000


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- be a U.S. citizen
- possess a valid driver's license
- be at least 21 years of age
- possess a high school diploma or GED


SELECTION PROCESS
- written entrance exam
- oral interview
- polygraph test
- drug screening test
- background investigation
- medical examination
- physical agility test
- psychological test


HOW TO APPLY
All applicants must take part in the Punta Gorda Police Officer testing process which is conducted quarterly (out-of-cycle testing may be authorized by the Chief of Police). This two-day process consists of the following:

Day One: Written Examination
Day Two: Physical Abilities Test Oral Board

Upon successful completion of the testing process, applicants will be placed into an eligibility pool. Candidates will remain in the eligibility pool for a period of one year from the date of placement into the pool.

To begin the hiring process, complete their Interest Card and you will be notified of the next testing date.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Punta Gorda Police Department
Public Safety Building
1410 S Tamiami Trl
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Telephone: (941) 639-4111
Web Site: Punta Gorda PD Employment Opportunities





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