Police Officer - Plano, TX





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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLYING
January 20, 2017


STARTING SALARY
$65,670 annually


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- be a U.S. citizen
- possess a valid driver's license
- be at least 21 but no more than 45 years of age
- must have Bachelor's degree or 60 college credit hours plus military or law enforcement experience
- vision must be correctable to 20/30 in each eye
- for all qualification information see www.planopolice.org



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


HOW TO APPLY
Entrance Exam
Plano Police Officers are hired from an eligibility roster consisting of the names of individuals who have successfully passed a Police Recruit Civil Service Entrance Examination. Our next Civil Service Entrance Examination will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at the Plano East Senior High School, 3000 Los Rios Boulevard, Plano, Texas 75074.

To be eligible to take the exam:
A properly completed Plano Police Entrance Exam Application must be received by the Civil Service Test Administrator before 11:59 p.m. (CST) on Friday, January 20, 2017. Complete instructions are included in the pre-registration questionnaire.
After submitting the application, an admission slip will be emailed to you; the admission slip allows you entrance to the exam site.
After receiving your admission slip, you will need to complete a personal history statement and bring it with you to the entrance exam testing site on Saturday, January 28, 2017.

The Plano Police Department offers the following opportunities to prepare for the upcoming civil service exam: Fitness Testing and Written Test Tutoring.
Should you require any special accommodations for testing, you must contact the Civil Service Test Administrator at (972) 941-5300 as soon as possible to discuss the specific situation and make appropriate arrangements prior to the exam.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Michele Mazzola
Plano Police Department
909 14th Street
Plano, TX 75074
Telephone: 972-941-2436
Email: PSU@plano.gov
Web Site: http://www.plano.gov/433/Employment





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