Police Application – Homestead Borough-A

Homestead Borough Employment Application_

Homestead Borough’s Civil Service Commission will hold a test a the Police Academy tentatively on April 2, 2024 at 9am.

Homestead Borough

Full time Police Officer

Qualified persons are invited to apply to the Borough of Homestead Civil Service Commission to take a complete examinations leading to eligibility for the appointment as a Patrolman for the Borough of Homestead Police Department, which comes with a competitive wage rate that includes yearly raises as guaranteed by a Union Contract and a generous benefits package.

General Requirements:  At the time of application, candidates must possess the following: (1) A diploma from an accredited high school or graduate equivalency diploma (GED); (2) Be a US Citizen; (3) Be physically and mentally fit to perform duties of a police officer; (4) be at least 21 years of age; and (5) possess a valid Pennsylvania Motor vehicle license in good standing.

At time of hire, candidates must be Act 120 Certified under the Municipal Police Office Education Training Act (120)(MPOETC) 53 PA. C.S.A. 2161 et seq.

Successful candidates must also meet all requirements of the Borough’s Civil Services Rules and Regulations that will include a background investigation and, if selected, must pass a physical and psychological examination.

An application can be picked up at the Borough of Homestead located at 221 E. 7th Ave., Homestead, PA 15120 or online at https://homesteadborough.com/government/civil-service/ – where you can find more information about the benefits package. Applications can be submitted to aloutitt@homesteadborough.com. Deadline to Submit Application is March 27, 2024 at 4pm, at which time candidates should submit a completed application and $35.00 application fee.

Both physical agility and written testing is scheduled for April 2, 2024 at the Allegheny County Police Academy, 700 West Ridge Road, Allison Park, PA 15101 at 9am.

Last Updated: 3/11/2024