Police Officer - Irving, TX
September 9, 2016
Starting salary is $57,720
- be a U.S. citizen
- possess a valid driver's license
- be at least 21 - 44 years of age
- possess 60 college credits or degree
- vision at least 20/70 and correctable to 20/20
- written entrance exam
- oral interview
- polygraph test
- drug screening test
- background investigation
- medical exam
- physical agility test
- psychological test
HOW TO APPLY
If you have not signed up for our Civil Service Test and want to take the test please follow the link below and sign up here: https://tx-irving.civicplushrms.com/careers/
Click on the link above, scroll down and look for the Police Registration 2016b. You will have to make an account with the city of Irving. Please put a valid home address that you can receive mail at in the next 6 months and a valid email address. The Civil Service test will be held on September 24, 2016 at 8:00 am. The test location will be at MacArthur High School 3700 N Mac Arthur Blvd, Irving, TX 75062.
Our Human Resources department will be sending you a letter in the mail on August 17, 2016. Please be on the lookout for this letter. You must sign this letter and send it back to our Human Resources department. This will guarantee you a seat at the Civil Service Test. The reason you will have to sign this is so we can order the appropriate amount of test booklets for the test. We will allow some seats for unregistered walk INS on the test day, but that number is undetermined at this time. I would suggest if you plan on attending the test to sign and send the letter back to Human Resources to guarantee yourself a seat.
On September 24, 2016 the doors to the test will close at 8:00 am sharp so please make plans to arrive earlier. After the Civil Service Test you will be taking a physical fitness test. This is a pass/fail test. If you fail any part of the fitness test you will not be allowed to go any further in the process. You may wear fitness clothes to take the civil service test. However if you don't you will be allowed to change into fitness clothes after the civil service test. You will be given the fitness tests in the following sequence below. There will be brief rest periods between each test. Each test is scored separately and you must meet the standard on each and every test. The standards are:
Vertical Jump 13 inches
300-Meter Run 82 seconds
One-Minute Sit-Ups 30
1.5-Mile Run 15:44
If you have any questions please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 972-721-3795. You may also refer to our website policetexas.org for more information. Thank you and we look forward to seeing all of you on September 24, 2016.
Irving Police Department
305 North O'Connor Road
Irving, Texas 75061
Telephone: 972 721-3795
Web Site: http://www.policetexas.org
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