City of Sidney, Ohio
The City of Sidney Ohio (pop. 21,000), is currently accepting applications for Entry – Level Police Officer. This is a Civil Service Position and will require the passing of various test and interviews. A physical fitness test and written examination will be offered on Saturday, September 14, 2013 and Sunday, September 15, 2013. Candidates will be scheduled for one of these days. The candidate must pass the physical fitness test to be eligible to take the written examination. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list to fill future vacancies. The current starting salary for this position is $48,171.34 per year plus excellent benefits. In addition; Sidney Police Officer are eligible for an Education Bonus of up to $1800 and Fitness Bonus up to $1700 each year.
Requirements: To receive an original appointment to the Police Department, a person must have reached the age of twenty-one (21) and no person is eligible to receive an original appointment when the person is thirty-five (35) years of age or older, High School Diploma or GED equivalent, U.S. Citizen, valid drivers license, and a resident of Shelby County or adjacent county or become a resident within one (1) year from the date of appointment.
An information packet with application, job description and benefit summary may be obtained from the receptionist at the Municipal Building, 201 W. Poplar Street Sidney Ohio 45365, M-F 8am-5pm or by visiting our web site at www.sidneyoh.com Completed applications with all required documentation will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30, 2013. Resumes will not be accepted. EOE