Tempe Police Department
Jun 19, 2012
Tempe Police Department Accepting Police Officer Recruit Applications June 25 - July 9
The Tempe Police Department will be accepting police officer recruit applications from Monday, June 25, 2012, through Monday, July 9, 2012. No applications will be accepted after 5:00 p.m. on July 9, 2012.
Applicants approved to move forward in the process will receive email or mail notification confirming the date, time and location of the written test and physical agility exam, which are scheduled for Saturday, August 11, 2012. Applicants are requested to check www.tempe.gov/policejobs frequently for updated information.
The seven phases of the hiring process include the following components:
• Written Examination
• Physical Agility Evaluation
• Panel Interview
• Background Investigation
• Polygraph Examination
• Psychological Evaluation
• Medical Examination
Chief Tom Ryff stated: "The Tempe Police Department emphasizes leadership and innovation, and we've worked hard to create an environment conducive to achieving excellence. It is fundamentally important to promote a true community police force; that starts with recruiting and hiring diverse, exceptional individuals dedicated to serving and protecting the people of our community."
The Tempe Police Department sets employees up for success by creating a continuous progressive training environment. Tempe police officer recruits are well prepared to meet the public safety needs of the future. We are committed to providing the absolute highest quality service to ensure a safe and stellar quality of life for all the residents of our community.
For more information, please visit www.tempe.gov/policejobs